Category Archives: Animal News

Introducing Gus, the baby giraffe!

We’re delighted to announce the birth of gorgeous Gus, a baby giraffe born to mum Genny and late father, popular Gerald. Gus was born at 7.07pm on Thursday 11th May. Both Gus and Genny are doing very well, with Gus … Continue reading

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Ark Arrivals

There has been a bit of a baby boom here at Noah’s Ark! Our lovely El Glama and the rest of her llama herd have welcomed a beautiful little boy into the world. Once the keepers got to know his playful … Continue reading

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Elephant Puzzles

We have two African elephant bulls here at Noah’s Ark Zoo, Janu and M’Changa. Their two favourite things are playing and food, so our elephant keepers have found the perfect way to combine them… Enrichment Providing an enriching lifestyle for … Continue reading

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Tortoise Hatchlings

We have welcomed some super cute new arrivals to the Noah’s Ark Zoo family over December and January. Five tiny leopard tortoises have hatched from incubation in our Reptile House, causing excitement among our animal team who love it when … Continue reading

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Help save the giraffe in 2017!

Giraffe lovers, listen up! The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has announced that these wonderful tall-necked, long-tongued creatures have gone from being a species of ‘least concern’ to ‘vulnerable to extinction’. This change in classification has happened … Continue reading

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