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Dartmoor Zoo March Newsletter

1 month ago

March Newsletter

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January 2017 Newsletter

2 months ago

Welcome to our new look DZP monthly newsletter. Big thank you to Plymouth City College for sponsoring us!

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Five Spooky Creatures at Dartmoor Zoo

6 months ago

In the spirit of Halloween, find out which spooky animals are most likely to give us the heebie-jeebies and ones that are in fact, not so scary afterall. Some animals have a frightful reputation but they’ve all got their own amazing and interesting qualities if you just get to know them. As Halloween approaches, Dartmoor Zoo’s animal experts reveal some interesting facts about some of their more misunderstood animals.

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Campaign for Disability Awareness to visit Dartmoor Zoo on 17th June 2016

11 months ago

To help raise awareness of disabilities Sharon Tiday from Campaign for Disability Awareness will be coming up to the Zoo to display a ‘Step into my Shoes’ workshop stall. The idea behind this is to change society’s perceptions towards people with disabilities.

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Dartmoor Institute of Animal Science building officially open

11 months ago

On 23rd May we officially opened the Dartmoor Institute of Animal Science building with our partners Plymouth University.

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DZP welcomes two Zebras

11 months ago

On 28th April Tim and Tristan the zebras arrived all the way from Allwetter Zoo in Germany and have settled in very well to their new home.

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A Thank you to DZP Sponsors - My Claim Solved

11 months ago

Dartmoor Zoo would like to extend a huge thank you to new sponsors My Claim Solved, who have sponsored the wonderful Mr Pickles!

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A Thank you to DZP Sponsors - Devon Fit Camp

11 months ago

The Team at Dartmoor Zoo would like to extend a massive thank you to Devon Fit Camp for all their support over the years. Most recently they have sponsored the Dartmoor Zoo van, a vital vehicle for the Zoo which visits local supermarkets and picks up food for the animals, transports supplies, and has even been known to move the odd animal or two!

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Lion introduction goes smoothly

11 months ago

After many months of careful planning Jasiri and Josie have finally been introduced...

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Dartmoor Pony 100 mile trek

1 year ago

On 16th October, Dru Butterfield from the Dartmoor Pony Heritage Trust, began a 100 mile walk across the Moors with Sam Goodwin of Dartmoor Pony and Pack and his ponies Billy and Jasmine, which finished at Dartmoor Zoo.

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