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Polar Bears on the Move at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

4th July 2022

It is the Polar Bear equivalent of moving to big school. Now two young Polar Bears have had a change of scene moving from their family group and are exploring their stunning new home at Project Polar at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

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Summer days at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

17th June 2022

The rhinos at Yorkshire Wildlife Park slapped on the sunscreen as temperatures soared by getting a coating of sloppy, cooling mud.

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Critically Endangered Cotton-Top Tamarin Monkeys born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

7th June 2022

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of two critically endangered Cotton Top Tamarin babies

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We need your trees!

26th May 2022

The animals here at YWP have a huge appetite for trees and we are looking for donations…

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Crowned Lemurs arrive at Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

13th April 2022

Three new arrivals have added an extra bit of magic to life at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park which is gearing up for a fun-packed Easter

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9 Giraffe facts!

8th April 2022

9 unusual facts about giraffes that may astound you!

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Baby Okapi calf takes his first steps into the spring sunshine at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

18th March 2022

The four-month-old calf, named Mzimu, has finally ventured outside his enclosure with protective mum Ruby by his side. His first steps into the sunshine were captured eagerly by the Animal Team at the park.

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Baby Camels born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

14th March 2022

Two Bactrian camel calves have been born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park in a camel baby boom.

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Half Term Fun at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

8th February 2022

A splashing half-term holiday is on offer as the sea lions and young polar bears of Yorkshire Wildlife Park are in the mood for fun.

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Pedicure for 17 foot tall Giraffe Jambo

11th January 2022

A pedicure is a perfect act of pampering even when the nail cutters could shear through metal and the recipient is a 17 foot tall giraffe!

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Endangered Roloway monkey born at YWP

5th January 2022

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating a precious arrival - the birth of an endangered Roloway monkey.
Proud Kayla and Rafiki became parents for the second time on the 3rd of December. 

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A year in photos at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

29th December 2021

The last 12 months have been filled with wonderful moments as the award-winning park continues to evolve and grow as magical animal attraction and an international force for conservation

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Rare Okapi baby born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

23rd December 2021

The birth of a rare okapi calf is a major conservation landmark for Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

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HRH Prince Edward officially opens Yorkshire Sea Lion reserve

5th November 2021

The Earl of Wessex officially opened 'Point Lobos' the new world-class Sea Lion reserve at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, Doncaster.

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Red Howler Monkey baby born at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

20th October 2021

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is celebrating the birth of a rare Red Howler Monkey. It's thought to be the first ever birth of this rare species in the UK.

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