As summer temperatures start to soar the animals at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire have been finding ways to cool off.Read the full story ›
A chimpanzee has reached the grand old age of 40 at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire.Read the full story ›
Baby elephant cools down in the warm weatherRead the full story ›
A pair of African black-footed chicks are being hand-reared by staff at Whipsnade Zoo in BedfordshireRead the full story ›
Two baby penguins abandoned by their parents have been named after characters from the Flinstones.
Bamm-Bamm and Pebbles are being hand reared by keepers at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire.
Once the pair get their first waterproof coating they will move into the Zoo's penguin training pool where they will learn to swim and feed in the water.
Research at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire has shown that just like human crossword addicts, chimpanzees love having their brains teased.Read the full story ›
Botzman settles in to his new homeRead the full story ›
A baby rhino has been unveiled to the public at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire. The one-horned rhino has been named Jamil and already weighs around 18 stone. It's thought he'll eventually weigh over 2 tonnes.
Keepers are counting more than 2,500 animals at Whipsnade Zoo including invertebrates, birds, fish, mammal, reptiles, and amphibians.
The count is required as part of the zoo's license, and all of the information is logged into the International Species Information System where it is used to manage international breeding programmes for endangered animals.
Animals at Whipsnade Zoo near Dunstable in Bedfordshire have been enjoying the wintery weather.Read the full story ›