Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Aquarium at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo opens the UK’s first Aquarium dedicated to conserving the world’s most astonishing and endangered freshwater fish

Inca investigates a life-size sculpture of a colourful macaw

Real macaws at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo come face-to-face with their LEGO® brick twins ahead of the Great Brick Safari, opening during Easter 2019

Two adorable wolverine kits were born in February

Two adorable baby wolverines were born on Monday 18 February at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Great Brick Safari

Experience The Great Brick Safari this Easter at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo - opens Saturday 6 April 2019

Vets in Action

Young animal enthusiasts can try their hand at being Vets in Action this half term - Saturday 9 February to Sunday 24 February 2019 - at ZSL...

2018 saw the birth of Amur tiger cubs who will be added to the 2019 census

On 10 January 2019, ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s keepers began the mammoth task of counting every animal for their annual stocktake

Amur tiger cub with a Christmas stocking

Keepers give Christmas treats to the animals at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo in December 2018.

Amur tiger cub with pumpkin

Tiger cubs, lemurs and vampire crabs investigate pumpkin gifts from keepers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo ahead of Halloween 2018.

Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo week at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo: Saturday 20 October – Wednesday 31 October 2018

Tiger cub at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo undergoing health checks

Up-close footage of endangered tiger cubs’ first health checks released by ZSL Whipsnade Zoo in September 2018.