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# dublin-zoo - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge Kafi the orphaned gorilla finds a home at Dublin Zoo Goin' Gorillas

Kafi the orphaned gorilla finds a home at Dublin Zoo

We love a happy ending.

# dublin-zoo - Friday 19 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo Rawr

Photos: Kumar the Lion settles into new home at Dublin Zoo

He’s the pride (ho ho!) of Dubin Zoo…

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 11 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Tonight's episode of The Zoo just might break your heart... Sheila The Lioness This post contains videos

Tonight's episode of The Zoo just might break your heart...

… Or at least make you cry.

# dublin-zoo - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Baby sea lion wants a cuddle at Dublin Zoo Squee This post contains videos

Baby sea lion wants a cuddle at Dublin Zoo

He goes “aaaaaaark”.

# dublin-zoo - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge Introducing the goeldi monkey... Cuteness

Introducing the goeldi monkey...

BONUS: There is a picture of a sloth in here.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 17 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge Dublin Zoo welcomes two-year-old, rare tiger Easy Tiger This post contains images

Dublin Zoo welcomes two-year-old, rare tiger

Ussuri is settling in well and has already established his dominance among the females in the habitat. Get in!

# dublin-zoo - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Savings, shopping and J.Lo: The week in numbers

Did Irish people get any better at saving in 2012? And how much will the next batch of new TDs pay for a pension?

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Dublin Zoo records all time high for visitor numbers in 2012 Zoo This post contains images

Dublin Zoo records all time high for visitor numbers in 2012

Birthdays, babies, TV crews and a visit from J-Lo – it was certainly a busy year for the animals.

# dublin-zoo - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012 Zoo Arrivals This post contains images

Photos: the cutest Dublin Zoo arrivals of 2012

New additions include the births of tapirs, red pandas, eastern bongos and meerkats – and the transfer of two lion cubs and a bull elephant. Phew, what a year!

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Louvre is world's most visited museum

Paris museum received 10 million visitors in 2012, 10 times as many as Ireland’s four national museums combined did in 2011.

# dublin-zoo - Monday 29 October, 2012

In pics: Marking the 350th anniversary of Phoenix Park Phoenix Park 350 This post contains images

In pics: Marking the 350th anniversary of Phoenix Park

The pen and ink drawings by the Irish artist Sheelagh Duff are part of a free exhibition in the Phoenix Park until the end of November.

# dublin-zoo - Friday 26 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge Elephants love pumpkins, here's the evidence Elephantom This post contains images

Elephants love pumpkins, here's the evidence

Stuffing their faces at Dublin Zoo.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 20 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Meet Dublin Zoo's latest additions: Meerkat Pups New Arrivals This post contains images

Meet Dublin Zoo's latest additions: Meerkat Pups

Simples *squeak*

# dublin-zoo - Monday 10 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Dublin Zoo celebrates Betty and Wendy's golden years Happy Birthday

Dublin Zoo celebrates Betty and Wendy's golden years

As part of the celebrations, Dublin Zoo will be offering free entry to all those aged 50 or over on Wednesday.

# dublin-zoo - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Texan snake discovered at St James's Gate #SSSSSSURPRISE! This post contains images

Texan snake discovered at St James's Gate

He’s been called JR, obviously.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 16 August, 2012

PHOTOS: What has Dublin Zoo named its new baby giraffe?

The seven-week-old giraffe is already 6 feet tall. Yowza.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 19 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From The Daily Edge GALLERY: Dublin Zoo welcomes a new baby giraffe Cuteness Warning This post contains images

GALLERY: Dublin Zoo welcomes a new baby giraffe

The female Rothschild calf was born three weeks ago – and is already taller than most people!

# dublin-zoo - Monday 9 July, 2012

PHOTOS: Dublin Zoo's new elephant is the largest animal in the zoo Awwww This post contains images

PHOTOS: Dublin Zoo's new elephant is the largest animal in the zoo

The new elephant is 3 metres tall and weights over 6,000 kgs. Yowza.

# dublin-zoo - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge PHOTOS: the latest addition to Dublin Zoo...a newborn Tapir calf Spots And Stripes This post contains images

PHOTOS: the latest addition to Dublin Zoo...a newborn Tapir calf

The male Brazilian tapir calf was born to mum Rio and dad Marmaduke earlier this month.

# dublin-zoo - Monday 18 June, 2012

Photos: Ireland’s top 10 attractions revealed Hot Spots This post contains images

Photos: Ireland’s top 10 attractions revealed

Which places around the country drew the most visitors last year? And does this vintage photo give you a clue?

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…

# dublin-zoo - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Tuesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Tuesday

Your essential round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

From The Daily Edge In photos: Californian sea lion pup born at Dublin Zoo Zoo Baby This post contains images

In photos: Californian sea lion pup born at Dublin Zoo

The young pup was born on land without the ability to swim – but has been taking lessons from his mother.

# dublin-zoo - Friday 11 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge More new arrivals at Dublin Zoo...this time it's two Asian lion cubs Cuteness This post contains images

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 5 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Dublin Zoo's newborn baby giraffe takes its first steps The Zoo This post contains videos

VIDEO: Dublin Zoo's newborn baby giraffe takes its first steps

Also, have you ever seen a pygmy marmoset – the world’s smallest monkey – so small that it’ll fit in the palm of your hand?

# dublin-zoo - Friday 30 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today Dotey This post contains images

PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today

Kituba the baby gorilla is having a birthday party at Dublin Zoo this weekend.

# dublin-zoo - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge Aw, it's baby (gorilla's) first birthday Happy Birthday This post contains images

Aw, it's baby (gorilla's) first birthday

One of Dublin Zoo’s youngest members is to have weekend long birthday celebrations.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 1 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: Dublin Zoo's baby white-crowned mangabey The Zoo This post contains videos This post contains images

In pictures: Dublin Zoo's baby white-crowned mangabey

The latest episode of The Zoo follows one Dublin zookeeper’s efforts to rear a very young and endangered monkey.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 16 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge In photos: Dublin Zoo's new eastern bongo Zoo Babies This post contains images

In photos: Dublin Zoo's new eastern bongo

Prepare for a strong dose of cute…

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 26 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Gallery: New Year's arrivals at Dublin Zoo Zoo Babies This post contains images

Gallery: New Year's arrivals at Dublin Zoo

Feast your eyes on these cute critters…

# dublin-zoo - Monday 2 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Face-To-Face Meeting Of The Day Eye Of The Tiger

Face-To-Face Meeting Of The Day

Kepala the Sumatran tiger, this is Áine. Áine, Kepala.

# dublin-zoo - Sunday 25 December, 2011

It wasn't all bad: 13 'good news' stories from 2011 Review 2011 This post contains videos

It wasn't all bad: 13 'good news' stories from 2011

The nicer side of the news…

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 27 October, 2011

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The Daily Edge Gallery: Halloween hijinx for elephants, tigers and chimps Boo At The Zoo This post contains images

Gallery: Halloween hijinx for elephants, tigers and chimps

Dublin Zoo kicked off the Halloween festivities with some tasty treats for the animals…

# dublin-zoo - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Baby gorilla born at Dublin Zoo Zoo Babies This post contains images

Baby gorilla born at Dublin Zoo

The public are being asked for their suggestions in naming Dublin Zoo’s newest resident – a healthy baby girl gorilla.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 15 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge New arrivals at Dublin Zoo (Photos) Awwww This post contains images

New arrivals at Dublin Zoo (Photos)

Dublin Zoo has recently welcomed two new red panda cubs and a baby calf hippo. We have the (adorable) photos.

# dublin-zoo - Thursday 23 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday The Daily Fix This post contains images

The Daily Fix: Thursday

In this evening’s wrap-up: All eyes on Brussels, a new plant at Sellafield, some classic tourist no-nos, and Dublin Zoo’s latest arrival…

# dublin-zoo - Saturday 11 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

In the Saturday news Fix: Nuns says they will participate in any Magdalene inquiry; Al Qaeda’s top man in East Africa is dead; the lowdown on The Palin Emails’; and meet Debbie, she really likes cats.

From The Daily Edge Reeling in the Years: Dublin Zoo celebrates 180 years Dublin Zoo This post contains images

Reeling in the Years: Dublin Zoo celebrates 180 years

The zoo first opened its gates in 1840 when entry cost just a penny on Sundays.