Baby Hippo Born at the Dallas Zoo
Mom Boipelo gave birth to the much anticipated baby last Sunday at the Dallas Zoo.
Escaped King Cobra Crawls Back to Swedish Terrarium
A venomous 7-foot snake called “Houdini” returned to its enclosure in Sweden after escaping for over a week.
WATCH: Birth of Rare One-Horned Rhino Caught on Camera
The birth of a rare greater one-horned rhino was caught on camera at the Chester Zoo in England, a win for conservationists as the species faces extinction.
Newborn Cheetah Cubs Add to Conservation Efforts at National Zoo
The cubs were born on Oct. 3 as part of a larger effort of wildlife and cheetah conservation by the Smithsonian.
WATCH: Ukrainian Zookeeper Entices Escaped Chimpanzee Home With a Raincoat and Bicycle
The 13-year-old female chimpanzee escaped from Kharkiv Zoo on Monday, with zookeepers tracking her down about two hours later in the northeastern city’s Freedom Square, not far away.
Beloved Lioness Killed at Birmingham Zoo, Minutes After Meeting New Mate
A new male lion killed a lioness Monday afternoon at the zoo in Birmingham, Alabama, just minutes after being introduced in the same enclosure.
Lioness Killed by Lion Minutes After Meeting at Alabama Zoo
Officials at a zoo in Alabama say a female lion was fatally injured while being introduced to a newly acquired male companion. The Birmingham Zoo says a female named Akili died on Monday within minutes of a meeting with a new male lion named Josh. The zoo says the slow process of introducing the two lions to each other had...
Smithsonian National Zoo Celebrates 50 Year Anniversary of Giant Pandas
The Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C. is celebrating 50 years of care, conservation and study of giant pandas. The pandas were treated to fruitsicle cakes to commemorate the occasion.
Zoos Move Birds Indoors as Avian Flu Spreads in North America
Zoos across North America are moving their birds indoors and away from people and wildlife as they try to protect them from the highly contagious and potentially deadly avian influenza.
Baby Elephant Born In Omaha, Nebraska Zoo Will Debut on Valentine's Day
On January 7th an elephant calf was born at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha, Nebraska. She was named Eugenia meaning “noble” or “well-born.”