They live in families, they stand guard, they babysit... and they can even kill scorpions. Here's our celebration of the popular creatures from the sands of southern Africa's Kalahari Desert.
Coming to see us this Bank Holiday weekend?
Make sure you check out our daily events - all included with your ticket!
Find out more about why we do our annual weigh in, and how the keepers tempt the animals onto the scales!
Get Closer at ZSL London Zoo this summer. Sophia Lares of Hanwell did just that, capturing this incredible video of baby gorilla Alika!
Buy your tickets now for your own #GetCloser moment at ZSL London Zoo: #GetCloser - http://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo/londonzootickets
Today was our annual weigh in!
The measurements are recorded into the Zoological Information Management System (ZIMS), a database that helps zookeepers around the world compare important information on thousands of endangered species.
Plan a trip to ZSL London Zoo this week without using the Tube.
It’s easy to get here, with a choice of national rail, London Overground, bike facilities, car park (outside the congestion zone) or buses (including waterbus!).
#GetCloser. Get to ZSL London Zoo
After enjoying a staycation at London’s partner site in ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, the red-faced spider monkeys have returned to London and into a brand new pad in the Rainforest Life exhibit.
Happy seventh birthday Melati!
Get Closer at ZSL London Zoo this summer. Emily Gurney of Tunbridge Wells did just that with her excellent video from our walk through spider enclosure - In with the Spiders!
Buy your tickets now for your own #GetCloser moment at ZSL London Zoo: http://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo/londonzootickets
Ricky likes to stand out from the crowd
Two adorable baby meerkats have joined the gang at ZSL London Zoo and are already making their presence felt.
ZSL London Zoo's meerkats get to grips with politics, as they stamp their paw print for National Voter Registration Day.
Watch our adorable family of meerkats streamed live from ZSL London Zoo:
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