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Female striped hyaena
22 May 2015
Belfast Zoo’s latest arrival is earning its stripes as the Cave Hill site is now home to a female striped hyaena, named Lea! Lea arrived on Wednesday 1 April from Africa Alive, in Suffolk.
White-nosed coatis
15 May 2015
Why not come along this weekend and have a ‘nosey’ at Costa and Pepe, the white-nosed coatis?
White-belted ruffed lemur
08 May 2015
Belfast Zoo is celebrating the arrival of three white-belted ruffed lemurs! The bouncy new arrivals were born at the start of April to mother, Mianta and father, Wakka.
Barbary lion
07 May 2015
Belfast Zoo is in the spotlight, as Pick TV is currently airing a documentary about the zoo which was filmed in 2005.
Irwin's Bakery
22 Apr 2015
We have teamed up with Irwin's Bakery to offer local families the chance to win a VIP experience.
Rothschild’s giraffe
16 Apr 2015
The calf died on Sunday evening with keepers and the vet in attendance.
Shay Wong, competition winner
14 Apr 2015
In February, we launched a competition for all schools across Northern Ireland.
Rothschild’s giraffe
06 Apr 2015
The calf was born in the early hours of Sunday morning (05 April 2015) to mum, Sandsteen (aka Sandy) and father, Finn.
Adventurers' playground
25 Mar 2015
Young visitors to Belfast Zoo are facing a £430,000 challenge with the opening of a new, exciting and innovative play area, the Adventurers’ Learning Centre.
Goodfellow’s tree kangaroo
05 Mar 2015
In October 2014, we announced the arrival of a Goodfellow’s tree kangaroo, the first to be born in the UK and Ireland.
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