Breakfast with the lemurs at Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo is giving people an exciting opportunity to wake up with the zoo and enjoy a delicious breakfast with the lemurs, along with the chance to explore the zoo before it opens to the general public. The Wake Up…

Rarest piglets in the world born at Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo in Cornwall has welcomed the arrival of two Visayan warty piglets – possibly the rarest species of pig in the world. Mother, May, gave birth to the piglets on Sunday April 16, and was proudly showing them off…

‘Miracle’ snake discovered at Newquay Zoo

This morning, Saturday 1 April, keepers at Newquay Zoo were delighted to reveal a new species of snake to the world. Dubbed a miracle by the scientific community, the snake has two heads, which function independently of each other, but…

Cracking craft activities at Newquay Zoo this Easter

Visitors to Newquay Zoo are being invited to help create eggs-traordinary artwork this Easter designed to celebrate our planet and show our commitment to protect it. The artwork will include pledges, made by our visitors, to make small lifestyle changes…

New baby capuchin steals hearts at Newquay Zoo

This month, keepers at Newquay Zoo were delighted by the birth of a baby white-throated capuchin monkey. The infant was born overnight between Monday 6 March and Tuesday 7 March. Newquay Zoo is home to a family of capuchins: mum…

Tiny turtle makes a big impact at Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo has just become home to a Critically Endangered big-headed turtle, which not only has a very large head in comparison to its body, but a striking neon stripe that runs around its shell. Once it reaches maturity, the…

Monkey the size of a golf ball born at Newquay Zoo

A tiny Goeldi’s monkey, weighing as little as a golf ball, has been born at Newquay Zoo in Cornwall. The new monkey was born to first-time parents Rina and Max last month, and the baby is now starting to investigate…