Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

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

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

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

Rhinos Behan and Zhiwa tuck in to their Christmas veg

Keepers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo spread festive cheer with baby rhino Zhiwa and her love of Christmas dinner

small baby giraffe with mother indoors

Keepers name six-foot-tall baby giraffe born ‘Margaret’ in honour of the first person to have the COVID-vaccination

Our elephants explore their winter wonderland at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Keepers at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo create an elephants’ winter wonderland

A squirrel monkey poses with Christmas bunting to celebrate the reopening of ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo welcomes the return of visitors to its 600-acre nature haven

Wolverines tear into candy cane pinatas at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Keepers celebrate the reopening of the UK’s largest zoo by with festive treats for the animals 

Heidi the reindeer at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

The UK’s largest Zoo will spread Christmas cheer for the whole family when lockdown restrictions lifts

A squirrel monkey enjoys treats hidden in Christmas stockings at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

We're asking local people around Whipsnade to get creative and install their very own animal themed festive window displays!

Southern white rhinos Sizzle and Jaseera pose in front of a sunset at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Whipsnade's southern white rhinos have certainly been keeping themselves busy behind the scenes during lockdown.