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It's back! Tune in at 8pm on Tuesdays for the third series of the Channel 4 documentary filmed at Chester Zoo
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We're a big team of dedicated, passionate people. And with so much to do, we’re often looking for like-minded folk to join us.
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Right now conservation is critical and species are under threat. We won't stand back and we won't give up.
We're open from 10am until 5.30pm, with last entry 30 minutes before closing.
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Our expert presenters are on hand to give free daily animal talks around the zoo.
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Zoo News 24/02/17
Four rare tortoises rescued from illegal smugglers and sent to Chester Zoo - in a bid to protect a species on the brink of extinction - have gone on show in the UK for the first time.
Zoo News 09/02/17
Meet Paul Leach, Chester Zoo horticulturist, who has been working at the zoo for over 22 years. His main job is to look after our precious Nepenthes collection, hundreds of carnivorous plants, in our greenhouses.
Field News 15/03/17
All staff at Chester Zoo are committed to protecting wildlife around the world - no matter what their role.
Field News 27/02/17
Inspiring Chester Zoo visitors and communities around the world to Act for Wildlife is a BIG part of the conservation work that we do.
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