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Tel: 01983 403883

Isle of Wight Zoo,Yaverland Seafront
Sandown, Isle of Wight
PO36 8QB

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Isle of Wight Zoo!

 Open Daily 10.00 am - 5.30 pm


Office & Marketing assistant vacancy

We are currently looking for an Office and marketing assistant who is dynamic ,focused and vivacious to join our team on a seasonal basis . Closing date for applications is 3rd June .

Please use the link below for details & application  :

Office & Marketing assistant vacancy 

Pet cats 4 wild cats

Could your cat help to protect their wild cousins ? 

Could your cat help to protect their wild cousins ?

Twin him or her with a wild tiger to help protect a wild cousin in India Many of our visitors have pet cats and often comment on similarities between their own cats and the big cats at the zoo.

The Isle of Wight Zoo has launched its latest support initiative to help save wild Tiger by offering a tangible link that enables domestic cats to support their wild cousins in India .

The Isle of Wight Zoo provides funding for an in situ Tiger Conservation project in Bhadra Tiger Reserve  in India ,for a £20.00 donation your cat will be sent a special certificate showing their support for their wild cousins along with a detailed summary fact sheet of the Tiger Conservtion project they are supporting .

The isle of Wight Zoo is very proud of its involvement with this vital Tiger Conservation project which would not be possible without the highly valued support of staff , volunteers and our wonderful supporters and visitors .

To bring out the wild streak and give the purrrrrfect gift for the cat who has everything please click on the following link

Ever wanted to compare a Meerkat ???? well now you can at the Isle of Wight Zoo , each day we offer our visitors and opportunity to join our keepers with a unforgettable encounter available at " Suricata Lodge " our stunning African style Kalahari Meerkat experience area.

If you fancy the opportunity to be used as a human termite mound by our friendly mob of Meerkat's then why not treat yourself or your children to an encounter in our specially designed undercover area? Tickets are sold on the day on a first-come-first-served basis. This encounter is suitable for 8yrs of age and over.

Adopt an animal Animal Experience Really Wild Photography Gift Shop

Zoo News

New Heaters Donated by Veito


4th March 2014
Veito carbon infra-red heaters keep the Isle of Wight Zoo and its animals warm with a donation of twelve heaters.


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