Newquay Zoo helps to create the Queen’s Green Canopy

Newquay Zoo is commemorating the late Queen Elizabeth II with the creation of the new Queen’s Grove on the zoo’s Savannah paddock. The Queen’s Grove is part of the Queen’s Green Canopy initiative, which was initially launched to celebrate Her…

Schools go free in 2023 at Newquay Zoo

Newquay Zoo has announced that school groups can visit for free throughout 2023 as part of a momentous campaign to mark the 100-year anniversary of their sister zoo in Paignton. This offer is available to both primary and secondary school…

Newquay Zoo fawns over new Philippine spotted deer

Keepers and visitors at Newquay Zoo were delighted to see that Endangered Philippine spotted deer Belle had given birth to a healthy little fawn last weekend. Within minutes of being born, the fawn was up on its feet and following…

Joy as endangered warty pigs born at Newquay Zoo

Female Visayan warty pig, May – one of the rarest animals at Newquay Zoo – has just given birth to two piglets. She and the father, who is called Randy, are part of a breeding programme that’s helping to boost…

Rare fishing cat Freya gets a new mate

The staff at Newquay Zoo in Cornwall are hoping that romance is on the cards, as a new male fishing cat (pictured) goes on display. The male, called Ozil, will join Newquay’s existing fishing cat Freya and it is hoped…

Wild Planet Trust raises £25,000 for Ukraine

Following last weekend’s fundraising efforts, Wild Planet Trust, the charity which operates both Paignton and Newquay Zoo, is incredibly pleased to announce that they have raised around £25,000 in donations to support the Ukrainian Zoo Community. One-hundred percent of profits…