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October 13, 2015
Stripes at Sunset

Sunset falls on a herd of zebras in this photo from the Serengeti. A zoo-led vaccination campaign protects the region’s people, pets and predators from diseases such as rabies and distemper.

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July 1, 2015
Red Panda Cub Video

Want a sneak peek into our red panda den? Check out this video of our two new cubs stretching out their legs and receiving care from mom Leafa!

July 1, 2015
Post from the President--Red Panda Cubs!

Lincoln Park Zoo’s Kovler Lion House welcomed two adorable red panda cubs on June 26, 2015, the first in the zoo’s history. President and CEO Kevin Bell shares the details.

June 30, 2015
Join the Artists at our Evening Sculpture Stroll!

Local artists Eric Stephenson, Jyl Bonaguro and Sheng Cheng Xu will attend our next Evening Sculpture Stroll through Nature in Motion: Sculpture at Lincoln Park Zoo on Wednesday, July 8!

June 29, 2015
Caterpillar Close-Up

Five years after its opening, Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo continues to offer a refuge to people and wildlife alike, including this black swallowtail caterpillar climbing a golden alexander wildflower.

June 29, 2015
Summer Lincoln Park Zoo Magazine

Look back at the last 20 years of Lincoln Park Zoo—from Gateway Pavilion to baby gorilla Bella—with the summer issue of the zoo magazine! Download it for free at

June 28, 2015
Bella and Bahati

Baby Bella and mother Bahati stretch out to each other! Photo by Zoological Manager of Primates Michael Brown-Palsgrove.

June 28, 2015
From A Curator

A striking pose of our Madagascar tree boa -- pun intended! #FromACurator

June 28, 2015
Nature In Motion Sculpture Show Tours

"Here" reflects the free spirit of dancers. See it at our Nature In Motion Sculpture Show Tours!

June 27, 2015
Close-Knit Camels

The Bactrian camels are a close-knit bunch! Learn more about them with our camel fact sheet.

June 27, 2015
Happy Caturday!

Our sand cat Cleo knows how to spend her #‎Caturday‬...catnapping! #‎FromACurator‬

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