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Photo by The South Florida Museum

Celebrating the Lives of Iconic Zoo Animals

This year some of the oldest animals in the world closed their eyes for the last time. It shows that animals in zoological care can live longer because of the care they...

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World’s Oldest Gorilla In Human Care Dies In Her Sleep

Photo by Columbus Zoo and Aquarium Colo, a western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) in human care, peacefully died in her sleep last night at the Columbus Zoo...

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Philadelphia Zoo Announces Gorilla Pregnancy

The Philadelphia Zoo has proudly announced an animal pregnancy.  Honi, a 21-year-old Western Lowland Gorilla is expecting a baby in early fall of this year.  The...