Dublin Zoo
03/26/2017 at 16:00. Facebook
Fan photo of the week!

This weekโ€™s fan photo is this great picture taken by Rab Thompson!
Dublin Zoo
03/26/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Happy Mother's Day from all of the mothers at Dublin Zoo!
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03/25/2017 at 08:30. Facebook
Visit Dublin Zoo this weekend!

Come and see the new addition to the elephant herd or join us on Sunday to celebrate โ€˜Mothers of Dublin Zooโ€™, as we put the spotlight on all the mothers at Dublin Zoo. Follow the clues to discover several Zoo mothers and interesting animal facts along the way!

There are plenty of fun activities for all the family to enjoy. Open to all visitors!
Dublin Zoo
03/24/2017 at 12:51. Facebook
Congratulations to Lindsay Evans winner of our adopt an elephant competition!
Dublin Zoo
03/24/2017 at 10:15. Facebook
The common zebra is also known as the Grant's zebra. They are the most geographically widespread of all zebras, ranging from the south of Ethiopia through east Africa to as far south as Botswana and eastern South Africa.

Visit the common zebras at Dublin Zoo in the African Savanna, open daily from 9.30am!
Dublin Zoo
03/23/2017 at 16:24. Facebook
In case you missed it!

Watch Dublin Zoo keepers on the The Late Late Show last Friday!
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Dublin Zoo
03/23/2017 at 11:50. Facebook
The scimitar-horned oryx is extinct in the wild.

Dublin Zoo is part of a European Zoo Breeding Programme for this species which has helped zoo-bred animals from this population to be reintroduced into semi wild reserves in Tunisia, including Dghoumes National Park pictured here.
Dublin Zoo
03/22/2017 at 09:47. Facebook
Today is #WorldWaterDay!

Did You Know?

โ€ข Each person uses approx 150 litres of water per day.
โ€ข Average 7 minute shower uses up to 49 litres of hot water.
โ€ข Power showers can use up to 175 litres in the same period.
โ€ข Reducing your shower time by just one minute could save up to 9,000 litres of water per year.

The water tank at the Orangutan house collects rainwater to flush some of the...
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Dublin Zoo
03/21/2017 at 11:57. Facebook
Part of the work of a modern zoo is to investigate animal behaviour and to ensure we meet their needs.

Come along to learn the different ways animals communicate with each other and how our zookeepers encourage their natural behaviour.

Age: 8-12 years
Date: Saturday 25th March
Time: 11:00am -12:30pm

To book: e-mail education@dublinzoo.ie or telephone 01 4748932.

Cost: Annual pass holders...
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Wild Behaviour at the Zoo

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To celebrate our 'Mother's of Dublin Zoo' event we are giving one lucky mum the chance to adopt an elephant at Dublin Zoo!

All you need to do to enter is comment with your mums name and share this post!
Mothers of Dublin Zoo!

Celebrate your mum with ours. Join us this Sunday as we put the spotlight on all the mothers at Dublin Zoo. Follow the clues to discover several Zoo mothers and interesting animal facts along the way!

There are plenty of fun activities for all the family to enjoy. Open to all visitors!

Time: 11am-4pm
Fan photo of the week!

This weekโ€™s fan photo is this great picture taken by Bernard Hand.
Exclusive footage of the new addition to the elephant herd at Dublin Zoo!
Proud mum Bernhardine (Dina) who is the herdโ€™s matriarch, gave birth to the healthy calf on Monday night (13th March) after a 22-month gestation period.

The new arrival is Dinaโ€™s third calf and the fifth elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo in less than three years.
Tune into The Late Late Show tonight from 9.30pm where they will be celebrating all things Irish, including Dublin Zoo!

We are very excited to have some of our zoo keepers on the show chatting about all of the exciting things happening Dublin Zoo!
Come celebrate St. Patrickโ€™s Day at Dublin Zoo.

We have a fun-filled day for all of the family planned including, snakes and ladders, live traditional music, a ceilรญ on the Great Lawn and face painting!

Special keeper talks will run throughout the day too!
*Exciting News at Dublin Zoo*

Dublin Zoo is thrilled to announce the birth of a female Asian elephant calf! The newest addition is the fifth elephant calf born at Dublin Zoo in less than three years and will join the herd of nine Asian elephants!

Find out more: goo.gl/3NeGry

The elephant herd can be seen in the Kaziranga Forest Trail at Dublin Zoo, open daily from 9.30am!
Celebrate St. Patrickโ€™s Day at Dublin Zoo!

Dublin Zoo is embracing its Irish pride and hosting a fun-filled family event to keep visitors of all ages entertained this St. Patrickโ€™s Day, entertainment includes, snakes and ladders, live traditional music, a ceilรญ on the Great Lawn and face painting.

Special keeper talks will run throughout the day across the Zoo and visitors will also have...
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Grey wolves once lived in Ireland?

The grey wolves at Dublin Zoo can be observed on the Zoo webcam here: [ Dublinzoo.ie Link ].
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Treat your mum to an exclusive Mother's Day dining experience at Dublin Zoo!

Guests will be treated to an unforgettable Mother's Day on Sunday, 26th of March, filled with delicious food, bubbles, and the opportunity to visit Dublin Zooโ€™s own mums and some of their new arrivals!

Find out more: [ Goo.gl Link ]

Treat your mum to a memorable Mother's Day with an exclusive dining experience at Dublin Zoo!

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