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Wild news

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.

Zooeingang mit weihnachtlicher Beleuchtung.

Merry Christmas

Campaigns | 23 December 2021

We wish you and your loved ones a wonderful Christmas and a peaceful, healthy and confident end to the year. We would like to thank you very ...

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Orang-Utan Toni im derzeitigen Außengehege.

Happy Birthday Toni

Animal news | 13 December 2021

Toni was born on 13 December in Budapest Zoo. Following the death of his mother, he was raised there by humans – which explains the great ...

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Koala Sydney

Koala Sydney goes on a trip to Duisburg Zoo

Animal news | 9 December 2021

On 26 November, Sydney set off for the Ruhr. Our section head Olaf Lohnitz accompanied Sydney on her journey and remained in Duisburg for a few ...

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Kaiserschnurrbarttamarin-Nachwuchs

Double trouble at the Prof. Brandes House

Animal news | 19 November 2021

There’s great jubilation over at the Prof. Brandes House at the moment, with our emperor tamarin Sissi having given birth to babies number 13 ...

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Gänsegeier-Nachzucht aus dem Zoo Dresden

Young griffon vultures released into the wild

Animal news | 12 November 2021

Nearly one year ago to the day, our two young male griffon vultures, who hatched in 2019 and 2020, left us for Sardinia, where they joined a ...

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Faultier-Jungtier Lene

A tricky start for Lele

Animal news | 14 October 2021

On 11 September, our two-toed sloth Marlies gave birth to twins after an eleven-month pregnancy. A twin birth is very rare among sloths ‒ and ...

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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