96 New Jobs Created After Record Breaking Year

Award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park has been swamped by applications for new jobs after another record-breaking year. The park attracted over THREE QUARTER OF A MILLION visitors during 2016 and is now looking for 96 new staff as it expands its facilities and events programme through 2017. Last year YWP spent £3m locally – bringing the total since opening to £12.5m …

Yorkshire Wildlife Park's Christmas Fair

Jingle bells at award winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park Christmas Fairs

Jingle bells rang across Yorkshire Wildlife Park as the Park invites visitors to start the celebrations of the Christmas week early by visiting the Christmas Fair this Saturday and Sunday (17th /18th December) for the second weekend of a unique blend of Yuletide attractions, entertainment and fun. Last weekend more than 10,000 visitors got into the festive spirit and enjoyed …

Painted Dogs

Yorkshire Wildlife Park celebrates birth of rare Wild Hunting Dogs

Award winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of a litter of rare wild hunting dogs, giving conservationists hope that one of the most endangered canine species on the planet can be saved from extinction. The African Painted Dog puppies were born four weeks ago and until now have been hidden safely underground with their mother Thabo. Thabo ignored …

Christmas Fair Stalls

Join Yorkshire Wildlife Park this December for a magical Christmas experience that’s guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit. Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s Christmas Fair is an all inclusive event, so not only can you shop in a fully heated marquee with over 100 fantastic stalls, including crafts, food, drinks confectionery and much more, you can also enjoy the animals …

Record Breaking Halloween

Record breaking visitors at Yorkshire Wildlife Park get into the Halloween spirit

A record breaking 22,000 visitors enjoyed Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s magical Half Term Halloween Adventure. Over a third more visitors came this year than in 2015 to be cast a spell over during the three day extravaganza filled with a cast of creepy characters and mythical beasts. Many got into the spirit by coming in Halloween fancy dress for the spooky …

5 most terrifying animal phobias

5 most terrifying animal phobias

Whether you’re Batman or Wonder Woman everyone has something they’re afraid of, and with Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s Halloween Adventure just around the corner, we take a look at the 5 most terrifying animal phobias. Arachnophobia is the fear of Arachnids, typically spiders (however this can extend to all arachnids, including scorpions and ticks). It’s so prevalent, that up to 50% …

Critically Endangered Rhino arrive at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Critically Endangered Rhino arrive at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park today welcomed two critically endangered black rhinos. The two-year-olds – Hodari and Dayo – arrived at YWP just after 8am in a truck after traveling 800 miles from their birth place of Berlin Zoo. The pair, each weighing about 750 -880 kg (when mature they will weigh up to 1500 kg) took the overnight ferry from …

YWP Welcomes Endangered Rhinos

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Welcomes Endangered Rhinos

Award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park is about to welcome two critically endangered black rhinos. The two-year-olds – Hodari and Dayo – are destined to become star attractions in the new Into Africa reserve, which gives visitors amazing views of mixed African wildlife including eland antelope, endangered Grevy’s Zebra, Lechwe antelope, ostrich and some other visitor favourites – the four giraffes, Behansin, …

Pizza

Pizza – Animals Asia Press Release

Thank you for all your messages regarding Pizza. Here is the link to the article published by Animals Asia yesterday. https://www.animalsasia.org/uk/media/news/news-archive/wildlife-park-offers-new-home-to-worlds-saddest-polar-bear-trapped-in-chinese-mall.html Find this post interesting? Share it with friends: