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January 29, 2015
A Rhino Roll in the Snow

Snow may be a rare sight on the scrublands of east Africa, but teenage rhino Ricko isn't averse to a quick roll in the white stuff, as this photo #FromACurator shows.

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January 29, 2015
A Rhino Roll in the Snow

Snow may be a rare sight on the scrublands of east Africa, but teenage rhino Ricko isn't averse to a quick roll in the white stuff, as this photo #FromACurator shows.

January 28, 2015
Video: Caruso’s 25th Birthday Party

When gibbons get together for a party, nobody sits still. Here’s one more look at the birthday party caregivers at the Helen Brach Primate House threw for white-cheeked gibbon Caruso, who turned 25 today.

January 28, 2015
A Birthday Bash for Gibbon Caruso

Today is white-cheeked gibbon Caruso’s 25th birthday! To mark the occasion, caregivers offered Caruso and family plenty of fun enrichment, from party hats to swinging signs.

January 27, 2015
A Lion-Sized Birthday

African lion Sahar received some special enrichment to celebrate his fifth birthday! Watch the predator pounce on his cardboard gazelle in this special slideshow.

January 27, 2015
Video: Happy Birthday to African Lion Sahar

Lincoln Park Zoo's Volunteer Enrichment Group gave African lion Sahar a special gazelle piñata to prey on to celebrate the big cat's fifth birthday. See the carnivore stretch out his claws!

January 27, 2015
A Gazelle Gift for a Lion Birthday

Happy fifth birthday to African lion Sahar! The predator celebrated by pouncing on a gazelle piñata produced by our wonderful Volunteer Enrichment Group.

January 26, 2015
The Secret Life of Trees

In this Lincoln Park Zoo magazine feature, we discern the differences between the zoo’s conifers and deciduous trees.

January 26, 2015
Sand Cat Still Sleepy

Looks like our sand cat Cleo is rethinking that whole "It's time to get up" nonsense, as this post #FromACurator shares.

January 23, 2015
Snow Monkey Splashing Around

The snow monkeys at Regenstein Macaque Forest continue to explore their new home. Here’s a video of one of the Japanese macaques taking a first splash in the habitat’s hot spring.

January 23, 2015
Photo of the Week: January 23

New Amur tiger Pahstrel explores her outdoor habitat for the first time in our Photo of the Week.

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