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Chris Packham's Party at the Zoo

Posted on May 24th 2019

On Friday 5th July, Chris Packham will be hosting this year's Party at the Zoo, an evening fundraiser of fun a...

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Love Your Zoo Week, 25th May - 2nd June

Posted on May 24th 2019

Come and show your love for us as part of ‘Love Your Zoo’ Week! As well as showing off our tigers, lions, lemu...

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Kumba and Vigos Big Journey

Posted on February 28th 2019

We are incredibly proud to announce that Kumba and Vigo arrived safely at the zoo in the early hours of this m...

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Brexit threatens to make Isle of Wight lion rescue a ‘no deal’

Posted on January 21st 2019

The ongoing uncertainty of Brexit is threatening the final chapter of a complex rescue and rehabilitation effo...

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UPDATE - GIRONA 19/11/2018

Posted on November 19th 2018

Since arriving at the Isle of Wight Zoo our five amazing ex-circus tigers have been settling in and making the...

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Founder Day Experiences

Posted on November 16th 2018

We are incredibly excited to announce a new experience for 2019 here at the Isle of Wight Zoo! Available to bo...

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Aysha Turns 20!

Posted on August 7th 2018

Deputy Animal Manager and Senior Big Cat Keeper Caz Lorek organised a birthday celebration with a difference r...

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Adopt a rescued tiger today

Posted on August 1st 2018

Five tigers, rescued from a Spanish Circus are settling in nicely at the Isle of Wight Zoo and are now ready f...

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Funds climb with charity abseil

Posted on July 12th 2018

Brave fundraisers recently added over £10,000 to our Hearts for Tigers appeal by abseiling down the Emirates S...

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Zoo partygoers had a wild time!

Posted on July 12th 2018

It’s official. Visitors to our recent party night hosted by Chris Packham enjoyed a thoroughly wild night, mee...

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Five Rescued Ex-circus Tigers Find Forever Home

Posted on July 9th 2018

Five tigers who have spent years being forced to perform in a Spanish travelling circus are settling in well a...

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From tiger teens to realising conservation dreams

Posted on June 27th 2018

As the person behind the Isle of Wight Zoo and The Wildheart Trust, Charlotte Corney’s love of animals and nat...

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