(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- The Oakland Zoo has begun a vaccination program to inoculate their highest risk animals from COVID-19 with an experimental vaccine that has been authorized by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The Oakland Zoo received their first shipment of the experimental... Read More.
(LONDON) -- A young elephant has been killed after it sustained injuries in an attack by another elephant while it slept in a zoo enclosure. The tragic incident occurred on Friday, June 18, at the Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm in Wraxhall, near Bristol on England’s... Read More.
(SAN FRANCISCO) -- A California man accused of stealing a rare lemur from the San Francisco Zoo could spend up to one year behind bars for violating the Endangered Species Act, federal prosecutors said Monday. Cory John McGilloway, 31, of Los Angeles, allegedly kidnapped a... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- His name means "Little Miracle." Xiao Qi Ji, the Smithsonian National Zoo's newest giant panda cub, makes his public debut Friday after being born last August to his mother, Mei Xiang, who was considered too old, at age 22, to get pregnant. Up to... Read More.
By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- An employee at Ohio's Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has been released from the hospital after being attacked by a cheetah on Thursday, the zoo said.The incident took place just before 10 a.m. while... Read More.
By MARK OSBORNE, ABC News (SAN DIEGO) -- The San Diego Zoo announced on Thursday it was in the process of inoculating many of its great apes after several of its gorillas became sick with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in January.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Authorities in San Francisco have found the ring-tailed lemur named Maki who was stolen from the city's zoo.The San Francisco Zoo announced that Maki was discovered missing from the Lipman Family... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Authorities in San Francisco are searching for a ring-tailed lemur named Maki who was stolen from the city's zoo.The San Francisco Zoo announced on Wednesday that Maki was discovered missing from... Read More.