Lincoln Park Zoo

Latest Story

September 4, 2015
Photo of the Week: September 4

Our baby Hoffman’s two-toed sloth sticks its tongue out in our Photo of the Week! See if you can spot the little one hanging with mom Hersey at Regenstein Small Mammal–Reptile House this weekend.

All Stories

April 4, 2012
An Honored Guest

Last week Lincoln Park Zoo was honored to welcome Ambassador Maman Sidikou of the Republic of Niger and Maurice Weaver of the Global FoodBanking Network.

April 4, 2012
Young Scientists on Safari

Third and fourth graders got to step into the shoes of zoo scientists with last week’s Scientists on Safari program. Here they match photos of domestic dogs taken a year apart—the same task biologist Anna Czupryna undertakes for her vaccination study in the Serengeti!

April 2, 2012
Wild Trivia Bonus Round

Think you know Lincoln Park Zoo's animals from stripe to scale? Test your zoo IQ with this online all-animal quiz from Lincoln Park Zoo magazine! (Flash Required)

April 1, 2012
The Case of the Missing Ears

The first keepers at the farm this morning discovered most of the goats were missing their ears! What happened? And is the rabbit next?


The Farm-in-the-Zoo's LaMancha goats naturally lack external ears.

Keepers at the Farm-in-the-Zoo arrived today to find nine of 11 goats missing their ears!

March 30, 2012
Discovery of a New Species of Rabies Virus

The discovery of a new rabies virus reinforces how a Lincoln Park Zoo-led vaccination campaign protects wildlife in the Serengeti. Director of Tanzanian Programs Felix Lankester shares the update from the field.

March 29, 2012
Get Ready for New Roars

Female lion Myra will soon have a companion in the Kovler Lion House! Sahar, a 2-year-old male, is in veterinary quarantine at the zoo and will be introduced in the near future. Learn more in the latest Post from the President.

March 28, 2012
The Pond from a Snapping Turtle’s Point of View

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt has been tracking painted turtles at Nature Boardwalk since 2010. Now she’ll get to see how a snapping turtle explores the pond ecosystem!

March 26, 2012
Where Do They Live?

Grasslands, jungles and water--animals live all kinds of places! Show off what you know by matching each animal with its home in this Lincoln Park Zoo magazine online matching game. Flash required.

Syndicate content