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11/12/2014

We were delighted on the 11th June this year to welcome a pair of critically endangered Amur tiger cubs.  Barney and Radzi, named after the Blue Peter presenters, were the first tiger cubs to be born at the zoo in over 17 years. Their parents, Zambar and Alyona, were only introduced to each other in late 2012, but have settled down well to family life. 

21/11/2014

Christmas at Blackpool Zoo will be a celebration of penguins – or one penguin in particular!

05/11/2014

A 28 strong troop of tiny baby tortoises that were found being smuggled into the UK are getting their happy ever after here at Blackpool Zoo.

03/11/2014

The IUCN Red List is the world’s most comprehensive information source on the conservation status of animal throughout the world. 

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