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DZG Apprentice, Ellis Robinson show tapir, Chico her new books

Special delivery for Ellis

23 August 2016
A chance discussion with a zoo visitor led to a surprise delivery for DZG Apprentice, Ellis Robinson. DZG Apprentice Keeper shows...
Join DZG's Zoolympics in aid of World Land Trust’s Atlantic Forest appeal

Zoolympics fun!

22 August 2016
We’ll be joining the Olympics fun on Thursday with our very own sports extravaganza, as we raise money to help preserve a vital...
Brazilian tapir, Chico, enjoyed some homemade fruity ice lollies!

An icy tapir treat

21 August 2016
Brazilian tapir, Chico, cooled down in the summer heat with some homemade tasty ice lollies.          ...
Presentation Assistant, Amy Hickman, with Mercury the baby chinchilla

Hello, baby!

20 August 2016
There’s a new baby in the Discovery Centre – and look how gorgeous he is! Meet Mercury, our newest chinchilla, who was...

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Towers and Tectons

At the heart of Dudley Zoo the ruins of an 11th century castle and the world's largest single collection of Tectons offer a glimpse of times past.

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