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August 27, 2015
Throwback: Baby Rhino King

A day after black rhino King celebrated his second birthday, here's a ‪#‎throwback‬ look at the little guy back in September 2013!

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August 20, 2015
Post from the President--Swabbing for Stress

Zoo scientist Mary Beth Manjerovic received an award from the Animal Welfare Institute for her work discovering the chytrid fungus in Chicago-area frogs--and for developing a non-invasive skin swab to determine how stress levels in frogs may influence their susceptibility to the disease. President and CEO Kevin Bell has the details.

August 19, 2015
Final Adults Night Out of Summer This Friday

Maximize your summer fun at our final Adults Night Out of the season this Friday, August 21!

August 19, 2015
Chicago Tribune Highlights Lion Introductions

Today the Chicago Tribune shares a close look at our slow-but-steady lion introductions. Read the article!

August 18, 2015
Go, Cubs, Go!

African lion cubs play next to a watering hole on the Serengeti grasslands of Tanzania while adult females keep a close watch nearby in this photo from the zoo’s Serengeti Health Initiative research coordinator Anna Czupryna.

August 18, 2015
Nature in Motion Flying High

Chicago artist Matthew Csernansky’s elegant “Bird” sculpture is one of 15 installations in Nature in Motion: Sculpture at Lincoln Park Zoo.

August 17, 2015
Tour the Zoo at Night!

Want a guided tour of the zoo at night? Join our next Twilight Safari from 6–7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 26!

August 17, 2015
Bouncing Baby Obu

Growing baby snow monkeys like the zoo’s 3-month-old male, Obu, need to practice their climbing skills—even if that means using mom Ono as a jungle gym.

August 14, 2015
Photo of the Week: August 14, 2015

The zoo’s newest arrival, a baby Hoffman’s two-toed sloth, peeks over the top of first-time mom Hersey while the latter eyes a carrot slice offered by a zookeeper.

August 13, 2015
Special Parking and Big Crowds for Air and Water Show

The Chicago Air and Water Show will be flying over the lakefront this weekend, bringing with it big crowds. The zoo has special parking protocols on Saturday and Sunday, including for Lincoln Park Zoo members.

August 13, 2015
Red Panda Baby Shower? Done.

We’re throwing a baby shower for the zoo’s red panda family, and you can chip in for a gift!

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