Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Asian elephant Sam during weigh-in

Keepers have carried out a huge scale operation as they encouraged thousands of animals to step onto the scales for the Zoo’s annual weigh-in.

Elephants at Whipsnade

Elephant enthusiasts are invited to a weekend of jumbo joy at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo with Elephantastic on 17 and 18 September

Rosie the Raptor at St Pancras Station. Photo: John Phillips - PA Wire

Dinosaur on the loose at St Pancras International Station

Leroy and t-rex

Predator met predator when a falcon named Leroy was introduced to one of his oldest ancestors, the Tyrannosaurus rex, at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Visitors sitting on lawn at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

A towering T-Rex and a singing orangutan will be coming to life on the silver-screen this summer with open-air cinema at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.

Dinosaur travelling to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Pedestrians and motorists travelling around Britain’s Home Counties had a shock as a life-size dinosaur took to the roads on its way to ZSL...

African dwarf crocodile

Four West African dwarf crocodiles have hatched at the Zoo for the first time in 18 years

Special Children's Day at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

A day of animal magic moments at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's Special Children's Day

Baby Asian elephant Elizabeth

Baby elephant named after HM The Queen at UK’s biggest Zoo

Humboldt penguins investigate recycled plastic bottles at ZSL London Zoo

Zoo marks World Oceans Day by scrapping single-use plastic water bottles