The Philadelphia Zoo’s new baby jaguar, born June 3rd to Kanga and Jutai, is a boy and his name is Lucha (pictured), which means fight in Spanish.
Zoo officials and visitors applauded as “Storm,” a red-capped mangaby from West Africa, became the first primate to travel “Treetop Trails.”
In “Carnivore Kingdom” a family of giant otters were frolicking in their pool, enjoying cold fish and ice treats.
An organization that works to engage young people in creative expression is celebrating its tenth anniversary with a name change and an event for families on Sunday.
The Zoo’s Pachyderm House is being transformed into the new Children’s Zoo, so Cindy and Unna, the Zoo’s 22-year-old, 4,000 pound hippos had to move.
The Philadelphia Zoo is celebrating two new animal additions!
“Cute as a button,” says Tammy Schmidt, curator of carnivores at the zoo, describing the new baby jaguar born Friday night at the zoo.
Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Friday morning at the Philadelphia Zoo for the new children’s zoo, which is scheduled to open in April 2013.
Groundbreaking ceremonies were held this morning at the Philadelphia Zoo for the new Children’s Zoo, which is scheduled to open in April 2013.
A special event is happening at zoo’s around the world this Sunday to help raise awareness about a little known and often misdiagnosed genetic syndrome.
A new exhibit opened Saturday at the Philadelphia Zoo. But they don’t have to feed these animals.
Philadelphia has the biggest Ellen DeGeneris fan in the entire country — literally.
This cold is as hard on most animals as it is on people. However, for some of the residents of the Philadelphia Zoo, this is the weather they wait for all year.
Lead keeper Anna Halko-Angemi says the twin pair were born November 3rd to mom “Twiggy” and dad “Socks.”
Philadelphia Zoo Celebrates “Haunted Philly Week” and Marisa Liza Pell finds the spirits living among the animals.