Herbs and spices shoutout!

If you’re having a pre-Christmas clear out of your kitchen cupboards, our big cats would love any of your unwanted herbs and spices! Herbs and spices are great enrichment for the likes of our Asiatic lions, Sumatran tigers, snow leopards and even other carnivore species such as our Arctic foxes, encouraging them to use natural […]

Donate to DZC this Christmas

With Christmas on the horizon, we’re once again asking visitors to consider donating to DZC in lieu of sending festive cards this year. Last year we raised £238 from supporters who donated to our Justgiving page what they would typically spend on cards, postage or gifts and every penny has been a help. If you’d […]

Sweet donation!

Many of our animals have been enjoying a seasonal summer treat thanks to a generous donation from our local supermarket.  Keepers regularly purchase additional fruit and vegetables from Aldi on Priory Road, Dudley for our animal species and the supermarket frequently donates surplus goods to us, including exotic fruits such as mangos and melons, which […]

Generous animal lovers!

Our Asiatic lions and snow leopards are hitting the weighing scales as part of regular health checks, thanks to the generosity of animal lovers. Following a donation from GMS Group, a security specialist company based in Bromsgrove, we’ve been able to purchase and fit a permanent set of scales for endangered lionesses, Asha and Kyra, […]