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October 2, 2015
From the Lab to the Reservation

Saving the black-footed ferret from extinction requires cutting-edge science technology, extensive field work and ongoing collaboration between communities and conservationists.

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November 18, 2011
ZooLights Begin Shining In One Week

We hope you join us for visits with Santa in the wildest spot in town, animals from around the world, live ice-carving, holiday crafts, delicious food, hot spiced wine and unique holiday shopping. Free! Go here to learn more.

November 18, 2011
Zoo Vets Slideshow

Last Saturday, the Zoo Vets program brought third–fourth graders to the zoo to see how our experts in care diagnose and treat exotic animals. See a slideshow of the fun!

November 18, 2011
Shop & Save

Lincoln Park Zoo members get an additional 10% (total of 20%) discount on in-store and online purchases tomorrow through Dec. 4. Go here to browse.

November 18, 2011
Chimps Should Be Chimps - Coming Soon

Chimps Should Be Chimps, a free interactive iPad children’s book, will be available in the App Store on December 1. In this colorful tale, Old Poe and granddaughter Lulu will share how chimps should be free to be themselves, from chimp head to chimp toe!

November 17, 2011
Seahorses Shake Up Population Planning

How do you plan breeding for a species where males incubate eggs and as many as 800 offspring can be produced every two–three weeks? Sarah Long, director of the Population Management Center, offers an inside look at planning for lined seahorses.

November 14, 2011
Wine & Wildlife: Black-Footed Ferrets—Back from the Brink

Lincoln Park Zoo is partnering with Montana's Northern Cheyenne Reservation to continue to bring black-footed ferrets back from the brink of extinction. Learn about the conservation effort--and the amazing community that surrounds it--with this Thursday's Wine & Wildlife: Black-Footed Ferrets--Back from the Brink.

November 12, 2011
Sleep Under the Skyscrapers

Interested in sleeping among Lincoln Park Zoo’s amazing animals? Grab your nighttime gear and join us this coming Friday for a wild adventure—Sleep Under the Skyscrapers: Indoor Overnight. Go here to learn more.

November 11, 2011
Veterans Feed the Giraffes on 11.11.11

As part of the zoo’s 11.11.11 celebration honoring Veterans Day and the calendar itself, veterans received a special opportunity to feed the zoo’s Baringo giraffes. See a slideshow of the fun!

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