There's always a new story to tell at Colchester Zoo, from welcoming new arrivals, to exciting things to see and discover.

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On the 1st July 2017 Colchester Zoo welcomed an adorable new arrival, Nala the Serval kitten! Nala is being cared for by the keepers of our displays team and it is hoped as she grows older she will be introduced to...

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Colchester Zoo is very excited to announce that Bush dogs have returned to Colchester Zoo for the first time in over 17 years! The first new arrival came to Colchester Zoo on the 15th July from France and she is a...

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On Friday 15th June L’hoest monkey Casey gave birth to a healthy baby. Both mum and her new arrival are doing well with the youngster growing stronger and stronger as the weeks go on. The latest arrival will be sticking close...

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Over the past few weeks Colchester Zoo’s successful breeding group of rainbow lorikeets have welcomed a number of tiny lorikeet chicks! All are currently being reared by their parents in their home at ‘Australian Rainbows’. It is hoped that once the...

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We would like to introduce you to Rowena Ravenclaw the raven who has recently joined the family here at Colchester Zoo! The new arrival came from a private collection after being hand reared; as a result of this she is extremely...


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