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News & Updates

  • New Animal Science Team leading the way for animal welfare

    The country's first Animal Science Team includes two new roles: Animal Welfare Advisor and Nutrition Advisor.
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  • Wellington Zoo to host Interpretation Network New Zealand conference

    Interpreters from all over the country are flocking to Wellington Zoo for the annual Interpretation Network New Zealand (INNZ) conference this week.
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  • Tiny twins for Wicket and Cuzco

    Two of our resident Pygmy Marmosets have welcomed another pair of twins to their family!
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