ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, formerly known as Whipsnade Wild Animal Park, is a zoo and safari park located at Whipsnade, near Dunstable in Bedfordshire, England. It is one of two zoos that are owned by the Zoological Society of London, a charity devoted to the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats.
Did you know: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo is the UK's largest zoo and one of Europe's largest wildlife conservation parks.
Suitable for all ages.
Calling all budding young vets this half term!
From 15 - 23 Feb children are invited to put their animal care skills to the test and experience first-hand what it takes to be a vet, with the return of Vets in Action at both ZSL’s London Zoo this half term.
Reporting for duty at the specially created animal hospital, junior vets will help examine and carry out treatments on soft toys in the Zoo’s hands-on vet clinics, experiencing the huge variety of work carried out by vets, vet nurses and zookeepers.
Leaving the stethoscopes behind, demonstrations and activities throughout the week will take families further around the Zoos. Vets in Action is included in the Zoo entry price.