Our conservationists have begun freezing tissue samples of the world’s rarest animals as part of the Nature’s SAFE initiative.

The new strategy includes a range of measures to teach children about the importance of conserving and protecting our planet.

For the carefully balanced forest ecosystems of Madagascar, the recent presence of the invasive Asian common toad presents a potentially grave threat.

Chris Matheson, MP for Chester, has praised our “pioneering research” aiming to develop a vaccine for a deadly virus that is threatening the survival of Asian elephants globally.

Find out more about our eastern black rhinos, southern cassowaries, Andean bears  and Komodo dragons. 

This International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating all the fantastic women who help us to prevent extinction, every single day!

On International Women & Girls in Science Day, we hear the lived experiences of some of the women who have achieved hugely successful careers across different scientific disciplines, and today form key pillars in the Chester Zoo team.

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.

Ready, steady, GO… new Wildlife Champions come together to begin creation of a 10 mile Nature Recovery Corridor.