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Stars visit the zoo!

Panto stars Joe McElderry and Lucy Kay enjoyed some free time meeting the animals at DZG. The musical pair who are currently appearing in Aladdin at The Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton had a fun morning touring the zoo site and spotting our animals alongside dancer Katrina Ridley, before they headed back for the matinee performance. Continue reading Stars visit the zoo!

DZG remembers

DZG staff will be observing two minutes silence today for Remembrance Sunday. Zoo Director Derek Grove will be representing DZG at Dudley’s annual civic service and laying a poppy wreath at the town’s cenotaph, while staff on site will be joining the national remembrance across the 40-acre site at 11am. Derek said: “We encourage staff to Continue reading DZG remembers

Happy Birthday, Kubwa!

It’s a big day for our handsome Rothschild’s giraffe, Kubwa, who’s celebrating his 16th birthday! And keepers treated the birthday boy to some of his favourite browse delivered in his own personalised carved pumpkin, as his big day falls in our half term Freak Week – and don’t forget we’re offering discounted admission to visitors this Continue reading Happy Birthday, Kubwa!