(SAN DIEGO) -- The San Diego Zoo has welcomed a small but mighty addition to its safari park. A baby male white rhino was born Aug. 6 to two of the zoo's adult rhinos, according to zoo officials. The calf, staying at the Nikita Kahn... Read More.
(COLUMBUS) -- A 14-year-old tiger has died from health complications after contracting COVID-19 at an Ohio zoo, officials said. Jupiter, a 14-year-old Amur tiger, passed away on Sunday after officials at the Columbus Zoo confirmed that he had developed pneumonia which was caused by the... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Extreme heat is forcing the Atlanta Zoo to close its gates early on Wednesday and Thursday. The heat index -- what temperature it feels like -- is forecast to skyrocket Wednesday to 100 degrees in Atlanta. Some animals who call the Atlanta Zoo home... Read More.
(FLORIDA) -- An official at the Naples Zoo, where a tiger attacked a man who allegedly stuck his hand in the cage, said on Friday that it supports that deputy's decision to shoot the animal. The man had called 911 after the tiger attacked him at... Read More.
(NAPLES, Fla.) -- A maintenance worker who entered an unauthorized area of a Florida zoo and was attacked by a tiger could face criminal charges, authorities said. The tiger was shot and killed by responding authorities in order to free the man from the... Read More.
(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.
(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.