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Popular animals

Struggling to choose an animal to adopt?

Below are a list of our most popular adopted species and their names to help you choose who you would like to adopt but don't forget there are more species available to adopt if you would like to!

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Opal & Tanya

Giraffes
Lili, Isha, Nzuri & Vera

Rhinos
Emily, Astrid & Kifaru

Orangutans
Rajang & Tiga

rhinoAmur Tigers
Igor, Taiga & Anoushka

Lions
Malika, Naja & Bailey

Sun Bears
Jo Jo & Srey Ya

Sealions
Atlanta, Milan, Paris, Sydney & Winnipeg

Meerkats
Pippa
Timone
Adam
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Simon
Conrad
Ben
Pepsi
Loki
Ian
Cola
Fred
Monk
Odin
Heimdall 

Penguins
Nautilus
Sam
Wellamy
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Sid
Little Baby
Malibu
Oreo
Sebastian
Vera
Bailey
Tequila
Boomerang
Pebbles
Slammer
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Pebbles
Mako
White Bait
Big Baby
Fizzy
OJ (Oliver Junior)
Chile
Peru
Diego
Bruce
Noot
J Bird
Skywalker
Ebby
Mako
Pepper
Pineapple

Other species are also available to adopt, call 01206 331292 ext. 232 or 237 to find out the names of your favourite species here at Colchester Zoo!

OPENING TIMES

4.30pm close or dusk if earlier (Except for Christmas Starlight Nights) 
Last admission to zoo grounds at 3.30pm

24th November, 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 23rd December - 7.30pm close - Christmas Starlight Nights
Last admission to zoo grounds at 6.30pm

Click here for further closing times

 

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