Chester Zoo's reputation for breeding spread across the world. A zoo in Ghana, West Africa, got in touch specifically about our lions - they asked if we could send lions to them
Foot and Mouth disease threatened the zoo which closed for eleven weeks. Visitors flooded back after a huge press campaign supporting the Zoo. We had our busiest Easter Monday ev
An onsite laboratory opened which was for the examination and care of the collection. An x-ray was also donated to the zoo by the Association Octel Company Limited.
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