In Pictures: Christmas comes early for zoo animals

Christmas has come early for some of the animals who live at Whipsnade Zoo in Bedfordshire.

The attraction near Dunstable has given tigers, monkeys and penguins some festive treats a week before Christmas Day.

Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo
Christmas at Whipsnade Zoo