From Camels to Coatis, Hobbledown is home to an array of farm and zoo animals,  all housed in spacious enclosures with plenty of room to roam around and play.

Don’t miss our new Lemur and Lorikeet Walkthroughs, both new for 2020.

Or try one of our Experience Days - from Zookeeper For The Day to Connect With Camels and Birds Of Prey Handling and Flying we have many options and they also make great gifts.


The Ring-Tailed Lemur is an endangered animal native only to Madagascar

Ring-Tailed Lemur

The Ring-Tailed Lemur is an endangered animal native only to Madagascar

The Rainbow Lorikeet really does have the most amazing ‘rainbow’ coat of feathers. It is quite a small parrot with a plumage of emerald green, royal blue, mustard yellow, warm orange and poppy red feathers.

Rainbow Lorikeet

The Rainbow Lorikeet really does have the most amazing ‘rainbow’ coat of feathers. It is quite a small parrot with a plumage of emerald green, royal blue, mustard yellow, warm orange and poppy red feathers.

Two humped camel that can grow up to 12ft!

Bactrian Camels (Humpledink)

Two humped camel that can grow up to 12ft!

Hobbledown is now home to 17 Birds of Prey including Eagles, Hawks, Owls and Falcons. Flying demonstrations, informative meet and greets and experience days will be on offer throughout the year.

Birds of Prey

Hobbledown is now home to 17 Birds of Prey including Eagles, Hawks, Owls and Falcons. Flying demonstrations, informative meet and greets and experience days will be on offer throughout the year.

Known as the Hobbledown guards because of the way they always stand to attention!

Meerkat (Horizog)

Known as the Hobbledown guards because of the way they always stand to attention!

Springy animals all the way from Tasmania that click and chatter to communicate!  Get up close and personal in their wonderful walkthrough experience.

Bennett’s Wallaby (Bouncer)

Springy animals all the way from Tasmania that click and chatter to communicate! Get up close and personal in their wonderful walkthrough experience.

They are called dogs because of their incredible bark. They have very sharp teeth and claws.

Black tailed prairie dog (Digger)

They are called dogs because of their incredible bark. They have very sharp teeth and claws.

With cat-like whiskers these smooth animals love to swim and hunt for crabs.

Asian Short-clawed Otter (Whiskat)

With cat-like whiskers these smooth animals love to swim and hunt for crabs.

Bearded goat with excellent climbing skills. Check out their brand new walkthrough – you might even get to feed them.

African Pygmy Goat (Bobilly)

Bearded goat with excellent climbing skills. Check out their brand new walkthrough – you might even get to feed them.

With their strong hind legs the Mara are members of the rodent family and can move really fast.

Mara (Splatjad)

With their strong hind legs the Mara are members of the rodent family and can move really fast.

Coatis are members of the raccoon family. They are gentle, easy going and incredibly noisy animals.

Coati (Bandillo)

Coatis are members of the raccoon family. They are gentle, easy going and incredibly noisy animals.

Because they sometimes spit and chew their food over and over again (really they do!) the Hobblers take great care looking after these funny looking creatures.

Alpaca (Grossis)

Because they sometimes spit and chew their food over and over again (really they do!) the Hobblers take great care looking after these funny looking creatures.

A cousin of the gumblegook, this green-feathered parrot has a bright yellow patch on its neck.

Yellow-Naped Amazon Parrot (Gibblegook)

A cousin of the gumblegook, this green-feathered parrot has a bright yellow patch on its neck.

Cottontail rabbit. Always in a hurry.

Giant Flemish Rabbit (Bomjad)

Cottontail rabbit. Always in a hurry.

Emerald-crested peacock with a glorious fan of fancy feathers.

Peafowl (Pimpertail)

Emerald-crested peacock with a glorious fan of fancy feathers.

Woolly-haired sheep that loves lazy, grazing days and field racing.

Sheep (Grimwoolly)

Woolly-haired sheep that loves lazy, grazing days and field racing.

Squiggly-tailed pig that is very fond of mud and apple.

Pigs (Snufflers)

Squiggly-tailed pig that is very fond of mud and apple.

Predators such as tigers and lions will hunt Nilgai in the wild. Luckily they are fast and can travel at great speed.

Nilgai (Mighty Bloo)

Predators such as tigers and lions will hunt Nilgai in the wild. Luckily they are fast and can travel at great speed.

Native to south-east China and Taiwan, muntjac deer were introduced to parks in the UK in the early 20th century.

Muntjac deer

Native to south-east China and Taiwan, muntjac deer were introduced to parks in the UK in the early 20th century.

As one of the bird species, it may surprise you that the Rhea cannot fly. Instead, it runs helter skelter across the field as it cannot move in a straight line!

Rhea (Nogook)

As one of the bird species, it may surprise you that the Rhea cannot fly. Instead, it runs helter skelter across the field as it cannot move in a straight line!