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  • San Francisco Zoo Lights 2014
    Zoo Lights open for the holidays
    The San Francisco Zoo was glowing with festive cheer at the opening night of Zoo Lights on Friday. The Zoo has been transformed into a holiday playground for spirited species of all ages through Dec. 30.Visitors are greeted by a beautiful...
  • Christmas gifts for the zoo
    Give a gift to the animals of the Peoria Zoo
    As you plan your holiday shopping lists, consider adding a gift for the animals of the Peoria Zoo. The Animal Staff has created Giving Tree, a wishlist of items that will benefit the animals and enrich zoo environments.There are three ways to gift...
  • Man attacked by lions in a zoo after he got into their cage for some reason
    Attack of zoo lions: Man's gruesome mauling was just lions playing
    An attack by a zoo lion is baffling authorities today as there was no way for the severely mauled man to get into the lion’s cage unless he deliberately broke into the enclosure. The man, a well-known neo-Nazi demonstrator in the Barcelona,...
  • Man nearly mauled to death by lions at zoo
    Attack: Zoo lions viciously maul neo-Nazi who purposely jumped into enclosure
    Alion attackat a zoo left a man seriously injured and according to eyewitness reports, 45-year-old Justo Jose MP, purposely jumped into the animal's enclosure and began to walk around. According to a Dec. 7 report from Sky News citing local...
  • Attack: Zoo lion attacks neo-Nazi demonstrator who jumps in with the lions WATCH
    Attack: Zoo lion attacks neo-Nazi demonstrator who jumps in with the lions WATCH
    A zoo lion attack at a Barcelona zoo has left a 45-year-old man in a serious but non-life threatening condition. Raw video shows the man, reportedly a neo-Nazi demonstrator, inside of the lion enclosure and coming face to face with a lioness,...
  • Photo Safari
    Photo Safaris at the Dallas Zoo offered year-round
    The Dallas Zoo is not only the biggest zoo in Texas but it also offers some fascinating activities to boot. The Dallas Zoo now regularly offers a new experience for zoo-goers, the photo safari.Half-day, full day, and private photo safari options...
  • Indy Zoo Entrance
    Christmas at the Indy Zoo
    Get ready for the 2014 Christmas season by making plans now to visit the annual Christmas at the Indianapolis Zoo celebrations. With sponsorship by Donatos and Teachers Credit Union this year’s events are sure to provide a fun filled family...
  • Christmas tree
    Holiday season brings releases for young readers
    Everyone knows about Charlie Brown's ugly little Christmas tree. Love overcomes all obstacles. Losing its needles and drooping, the tiny fir becomes a beautiful lighted holiday tree when the Peanuts gang work together to decorate it....
  • Two tiger attacks in three months raise safty concerns
    Captive wild animals in zoos and sanctuaries must be protected from people
    Commentary: All captive wild animals kept in zoological parks and sanctuaries must be kept safe from all human encounters; with the exceptions of veterinarian aid and general care such as feedings and cleaning of habitats. They must never be...
  • Donkey, waiting for it
    Donkeys reunited after sex scandal
    Two donkeys, Napoleon and Antosia, were reunited at a Polish zoo yesterday after being separated for a week. The pair have been together for about ten years and have had six colts together, but were split up after some mothers were upset at the...
  • Man killed by Tiger at zoo
    Man killed after falling into zoo enclosure while throwing stones at tiger
    According to Tuesday's publication of the Indian Express, a young man who tumbled into a tiger enclosureat a New Delhi zoo in India, was mauled to death by the large cat.According to witnesses, the 20-year-old man whose name was Maqsood, had...
  • Lowry Park Zoo Gator with Feathers
    Lowry Park Zoo admission is $10 for Florida residents Sept. 17 through Sept. 26
    Lowry Park Zoo is offering Florida residents a $10 to $15 savings on admission during the month of September. For ten days the price of admission for visitors ages three and up will be just $10. The discounted price is valid for daytime admission...
  • Philadelphia Zoo: Four reasons to go in September
    Philadelphia Zoo: Four reasons to go in September
    September is an ideal month to visit the Philadelphia Zoo as it offers the best features of two seasons. There is longer daylight and often warmer temperatures than October, and it is certainly quieter than mid-summer, hence shorter waiting lines....
  • Baby giraffes at the zoo.
    A trip to the zoo: Enhancing outings teaches concepts to young children
    Kids love to visit the zoo and with some enhancement activities before, during and after the trip, you are teaching valuable skills to your young children.Nice weather, family outings and the zoo go hand-in-hand for a day of fun. Millions of...
  • A male leopard up-close
    Explore the Wild Side of The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens
    When was the last time you saw baby Jaguar cubs in person? Or peered up at a family of giraffes? How about enjoyed a safari trip in the desert? Not recently? Well, California’sLiving Desert Zoo and Gardensin Palm Desert offers up close,...