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Christmas came early for the animals at London Zoo today.
Six penguins at London Zoo have died from a strain of malaria, after contracting the disease from mosquito bites.
Tigers at London Zoo have been given a new love nest in an effort to get them breeding.
The attraction's big cats are one of the biggest draws for visitors and now they are getting a brand new enclosure built.
Keepers at London Zoo face a tricky challenge today during the annual animal count.
Staff are getting to grips with everything from giraffes to meerkats as they measure and weigh hundreds of species.
Zookeepers at London Zoo are grabbing their scales and reaching for the tape measures, as they monitor every animal at the zoo. It's all part of the zoo's annual weigh-in.
A group of children have been rewarded for their bravery, with a party at London Zoo. Among them was Amarvir Chatha, from Ilford, who was diagnosed with leukaemia two years ago
Cancer Research UK is holding a Little Star awards party at London Zoo. It's to celebrate the bravery of 21 children who have cancer.
There are a number of celebrities attending, including actor and TV presenter Joe Swash, former Blue Peter host Konnie Huq and a selection of small furry animals.
Penguins at London zoo test out a new diving board, installed in their enclosure today.
Keepers say that they are trying to get the birds into the Olympic spirit ahead of the London games.
Adrian Walls from London Zoo explains why keepers have installed a diving board in the penguin enclosure in the run-up to the 2012 Olympics.