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Whether it’s new arrivals of baby animals, reports on our involvement in species conservation, or new developments in our construction projects - here you will find all the latest news from our Zoo.

Terrarium remains open until 31 October

Campaigns | 20 October 2022

Come and visit our terrarium one last time. This autumn holiday is your last chance to see the animals in our terrarium. We ...

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New enclosure for our red kangaroos

New enclosure for our red kangaroos

Animal news | 6 October 2022

Over a three-month construction period, the old antelope house has been transformed for red kangaroos, turning it into a sunny oasis for ...

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Nacktmull-Jungtier

Record litter for the naked mole-rats

Animal news | 5 October 2022

A record-breaking litter was born at the weekend: 28 pups from one female in a group of naked mole-rats. The gestation period is about 76 days, ...

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Visualisierung der Innenansicht des neuen Orang-Utan-Hauses.

Orangutan House construction update

Bauprojekte | 17 August 2022

Last summer, we started work on our biggest project to date ‒ the new Orangutan House. Despite one or two complications such as the Covid-19 ...

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Rotes Riesenkänguru

Construction of a new red kangaroos enclosure

Animal news | 20 July 2022

It’s not just the orangutan house that is currently under construction at the zoo; another new development is also taking shape across from ...

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Tamandua Nachwuchs im Zoo Dresden

Southern tamanduas welcome new arrival

Animal news | 13 June 2022

Kiwi and Ignacio, our southern tamanduas, have welcomed baby number four to the world. The mini anteater was born at the Prof. ...

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Model of the new Orangutan House.

Construction projects

We are constantly striving to improve the living environments of our animals based on the latest ...

Construction projects
Varied programme at the events.

Events

There is always something going on at our Zoo. From talks to animal campaign days, from species ...

Events
One of our keepers feeding the red pandas.

Hangouts & Feeding times

At our animal keeper hangouts, you have the opportunity to get to know our animal keepers and their ...

Hangouts & Feeding times