Thanks to our generous Wish List supporters, extra helpings of hay and other grains and veggies have been provided to King and Kapuki, the new baby rhino and his mom!Read More ›
King, the zoo’s newborn Eastern black rhinoceros calf, took his first steps outside at the Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit yesterday.
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It wasn’t a sure thing the guest of honor would show, but that didn’t stop friends of the zoo from gathering to welcome the zoo’s newest arrival: a baby black rhinoceros born August 26.Read More ›
The weather is willing, so the public debut of the zoo’s baby rhino is proceeding today as planned! Members will get a sneak peek at the little one from 1–2 p.m. at the Harris Family FoundationRead More ›
North American animals—like the river otters at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo—are the focus of our first-ever Sunday Family Funday on September 22 from 1–3 p.m.!Read More ›
Five trumpeter swan cygnets that hatched at the zoo in June were recently transferred to a 20-acre holding site in Iowa managed by that state’s Department of Natural Resources. They’ll spend theRead More ›
We get eye to eye with baby gorilla Nayembi in this photo taken by Assistant Lead Keeper Anita Yantz. The little gorilla has been a lively presence since returning to publicRead More ›