Latest News from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Asian elephants smash pumpkins at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Mammoth pumpkin patch prepared for the herd of Asian elephants at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Gaur calf Miumiu

Baby gaur calf born at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo to half-a-tonne mother

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo family traveller award

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo has picked up the Family Traveller Award for the Best UK Day Out for Families.

World Rhino Day

Greater one-horned rhinoceros Hugo was treated to a six-foot high wall of treats to marke World Rhino Day.

Asian elephants

The elephants at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo showed off their best angles as a 360-degree camera installed by zookeepers captured amazing footage of the...

Bali eating his birthday cake with mum Behan

Rhino keepers at the Zoo swapped their brooms for baking tins this week, as they prepared a very special birthday cake for rhino calf Bali’s first...

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

Atlas moth at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Giant moths with no mouth parts and a foot-long wingspan have successfully bred for the first time at ZSL Whipsnade Zoo’s new Butterfly House.

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

Dinosaur on the loose at St Pancras International Station