Amazing Abby!

Congratulations to Customer Services Team Member, Abby Staniland, who is our latest Employee of the Month! Abby was nominated by Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell, after receiving fantastic feedback from parents of recent Little Zoo Keeper experience participants. She was awarded a certificate and a gift voucher from the zoo’s management team as a Thank You. […]

Rachel spreads Christmas magic

Christmas came early for DZC’s Graphic Designer, Rachel Lane, who’s been named our latest Employee of the Month!   Rachel was thanked with a certificate and gift voucher for her work in designing and creating the site’s festive displays, including Santa’s Toy Emporium in the Safari Shop, the reindeer paddock and farm barn. Nominator DZC […]

Congrats Kriss!

Well Done to Senior Keeper, Kriss Pearson, who has been awarded the top honour in our reinstated Employee of the Month scheme. The bird keeper has been commended by the zoo’s management team after receiving great feedback from visitors about his knowledge and enthusiasm for our newest arrival, Zeus the Southern Cassowary. Birds Section Leader […]

Best foot forward!

We’re wishing Senior Keeper Rachel Leek the best of luck, as she’s set to trek 80 miles along Hadrian’s Wall next week to raise money for spider monkeys in the wild! The Lower Primates keeper will be tackling the mammoth challenge alongside husband Adam as she fundraises for Wildtracks, a charity in Belize, which works […]