A flying visit!

Bird lovers should wing their way to DZG this Bank Holiday Monday to get close to our collection of hawks, owls and falcons. For the second year, we’re hosting Raptor Day on Monday August 27 when visitors can find out more about our birds of prey and see them in action during our lunchtime flying […]

Providing Valentine love nests!

Here at DZG we’re as passionate about our native species as we are about our exotic animals. And this Valentine’s Day we’re making sure we’re providing ideal love nests for our feathered friends ready for the forthcoming breeding season, which typically starts around March-time. To launch National Nest Box Week staff have installed a number […]

Raptor Day a flyaway success!

A HUGE thank you to our Bank Holiday visitors who made our first ever Raptor Day a flyaway success and helped us raise a whopping £869.95! Thousands of people visited the 11th century castle courtyard to see our birds of prey, which included harris hawks, a red-footed falcon, common buzzard and a Northern White-faced Owl, […]