25 Nov 2022

Nearly 30 years after the golden skiffia disappeared from Mexico’s waters, our conservationists have helped to return the rare fish to the wild.

23 Nov 2022

We’re ‘Always Building’, and over the next couple of years you’ll see some EXCITING changes and temporary closures in the zoo.

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11 Nov 2022

One year after we were given a near £1m grant from the government’s Green Recovery Challenge Fund to create and connect wildlife habitats across the city of Chester, we’ve made major progress in our efforts to recover local biodiversity.

25 Oct 2022

We’re celebrating our latest arrival here at the zoo: an endangered greater one-horned rhino calf born to mum, Asha after a 16 month pregnancy!

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20 Oct 2022

Over the past few weeks, our experts have been engaging with both major political parties at conferences in Liverpool and Birmingham.

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30 Sep 2022

Our carnivore experts have welcomed fossa pups for the first time in our 91-year history!

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8 Sep 2022
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7 Sep 2022

We’re delighted to announce that popular children’s TV presenters Mwaka Mudenda and Chantelle Lindsay are set to headline our Wildlife Connections Festival later this month!

16 Aug 2022

Over in the Sabah region of Malaysian Borneo, our long standing partners at the NGO, Hutan, are leading wildlife research to make ‘sustainable’ a reality.

11 Aug 2022

In Mangabe, Madagascar, the black-and-white ruffed lemur makes a first appearance after an absence spanning a decade and a half…