Christmas has come early for some of the animals at Bristol Zoo Gardens as Santa paid an early visit to hand out presents filled with tasty treats.
Everywhere the leaves have fallen and they look beautiful but they do need to be cleared up and at Bristol Zoo Gardens that is a big job.
Many of mankind’s closest living relatives – the world’s apes, monkeys, lemurs and other primates – are on the brink of extinction and in need of urgent help, conservationists have warned.
Bristol Zoo Gardens has joined the growing revolution aimed at getting people to refill their plastic water bottles instead of throwing them away.
Conservationists from Bristol Zoological Society and two Bath-based design firms have joined forces to help endangered lemurs in Madagascar.
More than 200 animals had to be moved out of Bristol Zoo Gardens’ reptile house to clear the way for a major make-over.