Category: Zoo

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Texan Wildlife Ranch Welcomes Twin Reticulated Giraffes

There was double the excitement earlier this month when the Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch in Texas welcomed twin Reticulated Giraffes!

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Zoo Welcomes Bornean Orangutan Baby after 18 years

Devon’s Paignton Zoo keepers can’t stop admiring the cute little member of their zoo family who joined them less than a month ago. Born to mom orangutan, the newborn is the first orangutan birth in 18 years at the zoo. Resting in mom’s strong arms, the little ape is a girl, think the zoo officials. […]

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Baby Gorilla being Raised by 10 Human ‘Moms’

Like all baby gorillas, Gladys is learning to sit, crawl, roll over and walk on all fours. But what make her antics different are the parents she is learning the tricks from. At the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, this baby gorilla is being raised by 10 human ‘moms’.

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The Bronx Zoo Shows Off Their Newest Resident ~ An Adorable White-cheeked gibbon!

How cute is the Bronx Zoo’s newest resident – an adorable white-cheeked gibbon?

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Rare Cats Abound At The Serengeti Park in Germany

Four white lions and four white tigers were photographed climbing over each other in their compound at Serengeti Park in Hodenhagen, Germany on Wednesday.

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Twycross Zoo Debuts New Baby Gorilla!

Exciting new for keepers at the Twycross Zoo! Staff at the primate center announced today that one of their western lowland gorilla females, Ozala welcomed a baby at approximately 9.15am on Thursday, January 3.

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Entire Gorilla Family from Kent to be Released into the Wild

While zoos do serve as an attraction for tourists, there are some zoos and organizations take pride themselves on being able to encourage re-population of endangered species in the wild. The private Kent zoo, in collaboration with the John Aspinall Foundation, is just one of them.

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Polar Bears Noel and Ivan Play in Their New Enclosure at the Copenhagen Zoo!

Polar bears Noel and Ivan were photographed exploring their new enclosure at the Copenhagen Zoo. Set to open to the public on 5th February, the new facility was a gift from shipowner A.P. Moeller and wife Chastine Mc-Kinney, presidents of Moeller’s Foundation.

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Baby Rhino Loves to be Bottle Fed

It is a 245 pounds baby that needs to be fed and mom can’t do it alone. Meet Shomilli, the five week old baby rhino at the San Diego Zoo whose caregivers are bottle feeding her in addition to mother’s milk so that the baby grows healthier and stronger with enough nourishment.

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Two chimpanzees hug each other to keep warm at Qingdao Zoo {Photos}

What are friends for if not to keep you warm on a cold day? Two adorable chimpanzees were photographed doing just that at the Qingdao Zoo on January 3, 2013 in Qingdao, Shandong Province of China.

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London Zoo Welcomes The Media for Their Annual Animal Census

It seems such an odd thing – a zoo counting their animals annually to ensure that they’re all still there. But that’s exactly what the London zoo was doing when they welcomed a new species – the photograph “snappers” – or, in more common terms – the press.

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Prague Zoo Debuts Their New Baby Gorilla!

New mama Kijivu was photographed holding her nine day-old baby at the Prague Zoo in the Czech Republic.