It seems our visitors loved our male Asiatic lion, Jetpur, as much as we did as we’ve been overwhelmed by the amount of sales of memorabilia featuring his photo over the last week. There are still a few cushions and canvasses, as well as cuddlies and postcards available in our Safari Shop, if you too, … Continue reading Remembering Jet
If you’re hunting for stocking fillers for children this Christmas, then look no further than our Safari Shop, which has an array of perfectly small-sized goodies! Topping the list are £3.99 pots of slime, available in a host of rainbow colours, which also come with an accompanying goo wristband. Also how about our Christmas elf … Continue reading Stock up on stocking fillers
We’ve launched an online shop for supporters who can’t get to the zoo, just in time for Christmas shopping! The store offers a small range of souvenirs and gifts from our extensive Safari Shop, including stationery, soft toys, cushions, clothes and DZG 80th anniversary merchandise and all purchases help DZG to contribute to vital conservation … Continue reading Online shop launched
We’ve got a great game to keep youngsters entertained during half term, while they also learn about some of the rarest animals in the world, as we launch DZG Top Trumps! Priced just £4.99 from the Safari Shop, the popular game features 29 colourful cards comparing favourite animals from across our bird, primate, big cat … Continue reading Play with DZG animals!
Dan Harris has finished his seasonal contract on a high after being named employee of the month! Dan, who worked as part of our Customer Services team, received this month’s accolade alongside gift vouchers after being nominated by colleagues for his dedication and enthusiasm. Retail Manager, Isobel Blackwell, said: “Dan’s a great all-rounder and a … Continue reading Dan’s the man!
DZG staff celebrated the end of our busy summer season with a friendly football match and party in the castle courtyard. A team of zoo keepers took on the shop staff in the after hours game, and were cheered on by the rest of the staff on the sidelines. And the customer services team reigned … Continue reading Friendly football rivalries
School’s back, so why not enjoy a quiet cuppa in one of our DZG 80th anniversary mugs…just like our newest office recruits, Receptionist Claire Phillpotts and Accounts Administrator Assistant Stephanie Williams. The mugs, available from the Safari Shop are priced £5.99 for the colourful winner of our children’s competition which we ran earlier this year, … Continue reading Cuppa time
Why not have a really wild start to the new school year by stocking up on DZG branded stationery. We’ve got a vast selection of colourful pens, highlighters, pencils, notepads and rubbers in the Safari Shop perfect for all school bags! Plus we’re still selling our limited edition 80th anniversary merchandise, including notepad and pens … Continue reading Take note…
Continuing our anniversary rebrand we’re kitting out staff in a new-look uniform. Our Customer Services team members are now sporting burgundy t-shirts and black zip-up jackets featuring the new zoo logo. While keepers’ green uniform tops are also changing to include the new zoo emblem, which features all the unique elements of DZG, including our … Continue reading Looking smart!
Visitors can show their support for DZG’s orangutans by purchasing one of our colourful appeal wristbands or pin badges. Every penny from the £2 silicone band or £3 enamel badge, will go towards our campaign to raise £800,000 for a new outdoor enclosure for our Bornean orangs. Zoo Director Derek Grove, said: “Make a pledge … Continue reading Show your support!