RZSS Media Centre

Welcome to the media centre for the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland.

Here you can find out about the history of RZSS, our mission and the work we do at Edinburgh Zoo, the Highland Wildlife Park and our conservation projects in Scotland and around the world. You can also read our latest press releases.

To get in touch with our PR team please email media@rzss.org.uk or telephone 0131 314 0383


First newborn of 2017: red-bellied lemur born at the Zoo

16/02/2017 in Edinburgh Zoo

First newborn of 2017: red-bellied lemur born at the Zoo


Roses are red, violets are blue, red pandas are back at Edinburgh Zoo!

14/02/2017 in Edinburgh Zoo

Romance is in the air at the Zoo, with the arrival of new couple Bruce and Ginger. After an eight-year break, red pandas have made a very welcome return to RZSS Edinburgh Zoo, thanks to funding from players of People’s Postcode Lottery.


Otterly in love for Valentine’s

10/02/2017 in Edinburgh Zoo

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and the keepers at RZSS Edinburgh Zoo have been gearing up for the festivities by giving the group of otters some fun Valentine’s-themed enrichment.

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