December 28, 2017, No comments

Christmas arrived earlier at the Toronto Zoo, which welcomed a white rhino calf. Zohari gave birth to the male calf – her first baby – at 10:45 p.m on Christmas […]

UPDATED: Penguin nest cam at National Aviary offers window into life of the world’s cutest tuxedo-wearing birds

December 18, 2017, 1 Comment

Bette and Sidney are now sharing their home with the world. The new parents, who just happen to be African penguins, welcomed the first of two chicks ...

Smithsonian’s National Zoo “purring with delight” over birth of Sumatran tiger cub

July 14, 2017, No comments

Smithsonian’s National Zoo has announced the birth of a Sumatran tiger cub, which appears to be thriving. It’s a significant boost for the cri ...

Science gives burrowing owls a boost in Alberta

June 6, 2017, No comments

The burrowing owl is endangered in Alberta. But thanks to an initiative by the Calgary Zoo, 15 of the adorable little birds have been released into th ...