Category: Animal news
We’re celebrating the birth of our first ever set of red-bellied lemur twins!
The cotton-top tamarin is one of the world’s most endangered primates with only 2,000 left in the wild.
Chester is currently one of just four zoos in the UK caring for the species and just 56 live in zoos across the whole of Europe.
The new arrival was born to mum Nova and dad Cosmos!
The new calf joins the population of only 14 okapi in UK zoos!
An aardvark has been born at the zoo, for the first time in our 90 year history.
We’ve begun a pilot study of a new vaccine to FIGHT the deadly virus which affects young elephants, EEHV.
Discover how science led us to develop a pilot study of a vaccine for EEHV, and the next steps on our journey to preventing this deadly virus found in young elephants.