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Grant’s Zebra Born at Prague Zoo

After 46 years of waiting, Prague Zoo is finally home to a brand new Grant’s Zebra foal! The young stallion is in excellent condition, and he is …

Jaguar Cub Is a Handful…and Mouthful

San Diego Zoo’s photogenic Jaguar cub is proving himself to be quite the handful…and mouthful.<p>Photo Credits: Nancy Cunningham Casey (Image 1); Debbie …

White Rhino Calf Enjoys Spring at Zoo Salzburg

On April 4th, Zoo Salzburg’s Southern White Rhino, ‘Tamu’, gave birth to her first offspring. The healthy male calf arrived, without complications, …

New Tapir Keeps Family Legacy Alive

Dartmoor Zoological Park is incredibly proud of their new Brazilian Tapir! Little ‘Rofilho’ was born, April 6th, to mom ‘Chana’.<p>Photo Credits: …

This Cute Cat Is A Nurse At A Polish Animal Shelter (Yes, Seriously)

I'm not even a cat person, and this got an "aww" out of me.<p>Rademenes does the important work of providing comfort to animals undergoing medical …

Canadian Couple Thought They Adopted A Mini-Pig, Until It Grew Up Into 670 Pounds Of Cuteness

Canadian couple Steve Jenkins and Derek Walter thought they were getting a little pygmy piglet when they first adopted Esther. Turns out, they got a …

It's Playtime! Two Baby Gorillas Debut at Bronx Zoo

Two infant Western Lowland Gorillas are making their public debut at the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo. This is the second pair of …

New Birth Has Virginia Zoo Seeing Stripes

‘Abbey’, a 14-year-old Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra, at the Virginia Zoo, gave birth to a female foal April 13th. This is the second foal for Abbey and …

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Last Known Male Northern White Rhino Requires 24-Hour Protection

A northern white rhinoceros named Sudan is now being accompanied around-the-clock by armed guards as he roams the Ol Pejeta wildlife refuge in Kenya, …

Birds are the other stars of Orlando’s Gatorland

By Barbara J. Saffir<p>If I were a kid, I would have squealed and hopped up and down. Even as an adult, my jaw dropped when I rounded a corner into the natural rookery at Orlando’s Gatorland for the first time.<p>“Wow, wow, wow.”<p>A duo of tricolored heron chicks pecked their way out of their blue shells …