El Paso Zoo Director Joe Montisano said the woman climbed a fence and tried to feed the spider monkeys over the weekend.
The animal rights group who brought the case says Happy has been "imprisoned" at the zoo for four decades.
Famed zookeeper Jack Hanna is believed to have Alzheimer's disease, and his condition has progressed faster than anticipated, his daughters said.
The African elephant struck zookeeper Joaquin Gutierrez Arnaiz throwing him onto the iron bars of her enclosure at Cabarceno Natural Park.
A group of gorillas at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park are believed to have COVID-19. A statement shared on the safari park’s website on Monday said that officials tested “faecal samples” from the gorillas which confirmed the presence of the coronavirus in some of the animals in the troop. […]
Cher has called for a gorilla named Bua Noi who has spent over 30 years living above a shopping mall in Thailand to be rehomed. Pata Zoo is located on the 6th and 7th floors of the Pata Pinklao Department Store in Bangkok and is where Bua Noi has spent […]
The Memphis Zoo honoured Memphis Grizzlies superstar Ja Morant by naming its newest baby giraffe “Ja Raffe.” The basketball Ja was pumped to welcome giraffe Ja to the city, tweeting Thursday that the calf was “born a legend.” Born less than two weeks ago, Ja Raffe is already the same […]
Azizi, the youngest calf to the famed April the giraffe, died Tuesday at its home in Texas. The calf, which was born in March 2019, had a twisted gut at the time of his death, the East Texas Zoo and Gator Park said. His mother, April, became internet famous in […]
When Maki the lemur was stolen from the San Francisco Zoo on Tuesday, authorities asked the public to help find him. The following day, 5-year-old James Trinh found Maki outside of his preschool. Maki’s now safely back at the zoo. A suspect has been charged with theft after police officers […]
Five-year-old James Trinh spotted and pointed out a lemur when leaving school last Thursday. Maki, the 21-year-old lemur, had been missing from the San Francisco Zoo since the previous day and has been safely returned home. The San Francisco Zoo rewarded Trinh with a lifetime membership. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]
Kavaan, dubbed “the world’s loneliest elephant,” has been given the all-clear to be relocated from the Pakistan zoo he has been kept in for 35 years. Kavaan has lived by himself in a small enclosure in the Marghazar Zoo, Islamabad, since 2012, but will now be moved in order to […]
A sick penguin is watching shows and documentaries about fellow penguins while recovering at an Australian zoo. Pierre is an endangered northern rockhopper penguin who is experiencing feather molting issues. Since his coat isn’t currently waterproof, Pierre is rehabilitating in isolation at Perth Zoo. To keep him company, staff let […]
Twin giant pandas Paule and Pit celebrated their first birthday at the Berlin Zoo in Germany on August 31. Their zookeepers made them a cake from fruits and vegetables with carrot “candles” and bamboo garnishes. When they were born, Paule and Pit each weighed less than half a pound, and […]
The ‘Tiger King’ zoo has closed to the public after the USDA suspended its licence to exhibit animals. The Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park’s owner, Jeffrey Lowe, said that he had already planned on forfeiting the licence before it was suspended. A recent USDA inspection found animal welfare violations, according […]
Mei Xiang, a Great Panda at The National Zoo, is pregnant and her baby could come as soon as this weekend. The cub will be the first at the zoo since the beloved Bei Bei was born in 2015. There is a substantial possibility that Mei Xiang could reabsorb or […]
A newly opened zoo in Belgium features accommodation that allows guests to get up close and personal with incredible wildlife. The Walrus House at Pairi Daiza Resort is largely underwater, with one clear glass wall looking into the walrus tank. Relax in cosy luxury while the huge creatures swim up […]
Two kittens and two dogs took a field trip to the San Antonio Zoo in June. The Animal Defence League of Texas brought its adoptable pets to the zoo to raise awareness for animal adoption. The kittens and dogs interacted with hippopotamuses, giraffes, lions, and monkeys. Visit Insider’s homepage for […]