Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

A squirrel monkey explores dinosaur eggs at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo ahead of the opening of Zoorassic Park

Animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo have had a colossal surprise this week, when evidence of a dinosaur invasion appeared in their enclosures.

A flamingo chick at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Zookeepers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are celebrating the arrival of four, fluffy, flamingo chicks, after the eggs spent a month in an incubator to...

Lady in purple jacket and face mask feeding a giraffe

Margaret Keenan, the first person in world to receive a Covid-19 vaccine, finally meets the giraffe calf named after her at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

A litter of woolly, Mangalitsa piglets at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

UK’s largest Zoo welcomes new babies - including saki monkey, yak, wallabies and piglets – this springtime

Giraffe calf Margaret takes her first steps outside

A giraffe calf takes her first steps outside as UK families head back to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo for the first time in months 

Brown bear Sleeping Beauty at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Brown bear Sleeping Beauty and her sister Cinderella come out of winter hibernation just in time for the reopening of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Elizabeth the elephant enjoys Easter treats at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s youngest elephant Elizabeth is treated to an Easter egg hunt of giant proportions as UK’s largest zoo remains  
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Greater one horned rhinos Behan and daughter Zhiwa

Keepers celebrate Mother’s Day behind closed doors 

Our Asian elephants celebrate Valentine's Day at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Elephants enjoy Valentine’s treats as Whipsnade Zoo celebrates behind closed doors

undertaker bird whipsnade

Marabou storks arrive at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo as part of conservation breeding programme