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Is anyone else still munching on their Sunday leftovers? Effie the gorilla never lets food go to waste.

  • 270 days ago via site
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Has Dermot O'Leary () found the next X Factor hopeful at ?

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Siesta time in the Tiger enclosure

Ricky the Rockhopper is lapping up the sunshine at this afternoon!

If you're at this wkend, come & see this cute baby Black Capped Squirrel Monkey in Meet the Monkeys!

In honor of #sharkweek come & see some big JAWS ! Be SHORE to CATCH these guys on your visit!

We had a visitor this week ! Keep your eyes peeled for the Google Maps updates soon!

  • 1094 days ago via site
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The meerkats are staying cool by hanging out in the shady spots of their Happy Families enclosure.

  • 1096 days ago via site
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It's a summer scorcher here ! The penguins are huddling around the cooling mist jets to stay unruffled! Life's a beach!

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To be in with a chance to win the tickets, tweet us your funniest captions to this twitpic!

  • 1110 days ago via site
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Well done HP fans! The famous python scene from #HarryPotter was filmed in the Reptile House. In fact, the enclosure is actually home to our black mamba!

  • 1121 days ago via site
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Here's Nicola, one half of 's famous Pygmy Hippo couple, getting some extra protection from the sun #summer

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On what is set to be another beautiful summers day, here's Nicola, one half of London Zoo's famous Pygmy Hippo couple, having some extra protection from the sun rubbed into her back. All together now... "awwww!"

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You'll also get to see these guys at tomorrow's Zoo Nights @ ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. Make sure you don't miss out!

  • 1128 days ago via site
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The warthogs are rolling around in the mud to cool off!

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What are you doing to stay cool today? Our giraffes are hiding under the trees to escape the heat!

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It's a glorious morning at Penguin Beach today, our Macaroni Penguins are soaking up the sunshine already!

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