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A message from Andrew, our tiger keeper: 

“Lucu is our male Sumatran tiger. You’re most likely to see him in the morning or afternoon. It’s a special moment when you see handsome Lucu up close in person or on our cameras.

Sumatran tigers usually live alone in the wild and are quite shy, so don’t worry if you can’t see him. He’s most likely exploring in the long grass or having a snooze! If he could, we’re sure even Lucu would like to say a huge tiger-sized thank you to everyone who has and continues to donate."

You can help!

The past year has been difficult for our charity. Our supporters play a vital role in ensuring that we not only survive recent challenges but are able to thrive in the future too.

Did you know that Edinburgh Zoo is a charity? Donations from people like you will not only care for the animals in our zoo but will also support the survival of threatened species around the world. 

Please help animals like Lucu by giving an online donation today. Or you can donate by texting ZOO plus the amount you’d like to donate to 70085 (e.g. ZOO5 to donate £5)*. 

Help support our animals

The science behind the tiger who came to tea!

Did you know our conservation team are using DNA from tiger poo to help protect tigers in Nepal? Tigers are the biggest cats on the planet, but also one of the most threatened. In this episode of #RZSSGoesWild, find out why it's important for us to understand what's on the menu for wild tigers in Nepal, how DNA from poo can help us do this, and how the tigers at our zoos helped us to refine our tiger poo detective skills.  Why not catch up on all episodes of #RZSSGoneWild and find out about the wider work of RZSS?

Donate to support RZSS projects in the wild

IndigoVisionWe would like to say thank you to IndigoVision for their generous support of our Tiger Tracks enclosure. Without their expertise we would not have been able to provide this incredible 24 hour live view of the tigers. If you would like to find out more about IndigoVision and their Intelligent Video Solutions please visit www.indigovision.com.

CamvistaWe would also like to say thank you to Camvista who provide their expert video streaming services for all of our webcams.

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Summer nights at the zoo

If we're fully booked during the day, then why not visit us in the evening?

This summer we're opening our gates after hours to give you even more opportunities to see your favourite animals whilst enjoying the early evening atmosphere at Edinburgh Zoo!