Infant gorilla rejected by his mother at Bristol Zoo now has a surrogate mom

An infant gorilla born in August, named Hasani, rejected by his mother now has a surrogate mother following a successful introduction. Hasani has been cared for by his human keepers at the Bristol Zoo since … Read More

Woman jumps into monkey enclosure at El Paso zoo to feed them Cheetos

Over the weekend, a woman jumped into the monkey enclosure at the El Paso Zoo and fed two monkeys named Libby and Sunday,  Flamin’ Hot Cheetos.

The video was shared on Instagram with the following … Read More

Kind-hearted Arctic gold miners rescued orphaned polar bear cub

An orphaned polar bear cub was rescued by a group of kind-hearted gold miners in the Arctic. The tiny, female cub was discovered alone on the remote island of Bolshevik – a remote northernmost territory … Read More

Toledo Zoo’s youngest elephant Lucas has died

In Toledo, Ohio, the zoo’s youngest elephant – nine-year-old Lucas has died. President and CEO Jeff Sailer posted a video on the Toledo Zoo’s Facebook on Wednesday afternoon explaining the death of the much loved … Read More

Father arrested for dropping his child into elephant habitat at San Diego Zoo

In San Diego, a father who took his young child to the zoo and dropped the toddler into the elephant habitat on Friday has been arrested and charged with child endangerment and trespassing in a … Read More

Chinese hotel with captive polar bears for non stop viewing condemned by conservationists

In Northeastern China, the “Harbin Polar Land” is the latest attraction featuring hotel rooms built around a central polar bear enclosure consisting of harsh lighting, fake rocks and a shiny white painted floor. The hotel … Read More

China zoo accused of trying ‘to pass dog off as wolf’

In a zoo in central China, a viral video posted on social media Tuesday showed a visitor to the Xiangwushan Zoo visiting the zoo’s wolf enclosure. The guest filmed an animal that looked like a … Read More

Indian billionaire’s tacky tweet showing elephant dressed in jeans raises animal cruelty questions

An Indian billionaire businessman, who often shares his thoughts and photos on Twitter, has been receiving substantial backlash after sharing a photo of an elephant made to wear jeans and a t-shirt being led along … Read More

Snow day fun for the National Zoo’s pandas

In the midst of the winter snowstorm in Washington, D.C. giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian didn’t care about traffic warnings or digging out of their driveway. Instead the two decided it was to … Read More

Orangutan dad takes over raising baby after mom died at Denver Zoo

Male orangutans normally do not have much of a role in raising their babies, however Denver Zoo orangutan Berani has stepped up to the plate and eagerly accepted becoming “Mr. Mom.”

According to the Denver Read More