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Emperor tamarin
10 Nov 2014
Movember is in full swing at Belfast Zoo with the arrival of an emperor tamarin.
Goodfellow’s tree kangaroo
24 Oct 2014
It’s a UK first for Belfast Zoological Gardens as a Goodfellow’s tree kangaroo has been born.
Western lowland gorilla
15 Oct 2014
Belfast’s docks have always played a significant role in the history of the city. Today was no different when Namoki, the Western lowland gorilla, arrived on the shores of Belfast after her journey from Bristol Zoo!.
Western lowland gorilla
10 Oct 2014
Namoki, a female Western lowland gorilla from Bristol Zoo, will soon be joining our troop!
Red panda
07 Oct 2014
Belfast zoo is celebrating the first red panda birth, at the Cave Hill site, in over 18 years.
Red squirrel
01 Oct 2014
In recent weeks Belfast Zoo has played a vital role in a momentous achievement for Northern Ireland wildlife. Four red squirrels, born at Belfast Zoo, were recently released into the wild at Glenarm estate.
Rothschild’s giraffe
19 Sep 2014
Belfast Zoo welcomed a Rothschild’s giraffe calf on Monday 1 September and keepers are delighted to announce that the infant is a girl!
Francois’ langur
16 Sep 2014
Belfast Zoo has welcomed a ‘little star’ to the family. On 23 August 2014, Chi the Francois’ langur, gave birth to a small but healthy infant.
09 Sep 2014
In August, we welcomed three meerkat babies and ran a competition for visitors to name the newest members of the mob.
Rothschild’s giraffe
03 Sep 2014
Visitors got a surprise at Belfast zoo on Monday when they witnessed the birth of a Rothschild’s giraffe calf.
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