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August 28, 2015
Photo of the Week: August 28

Zookeeper Allycia Darst holds red panda cub Addison for her behind-the-scenes physical in our Photo of the Week! Addison continues to grow in an off-exhibit den with brother Clark and mom Leafa.

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July 5, 2015
Baby Bella and Family

Little gorillas Nayembi and Patty surround Bahati and baby Bella for a stroll in the summer weather!

July 5, 2015
Red Panda Cubs Move, Then Nap

In this latest update from our red panda den cam, one of the cubs wiggles across the floor…and just as quickly falls asleep. Learn all about the new arrivals at

July 4, 2015
Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day! Celebrate today with Ethan the bald eagle at Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit!

July 3, 2015
From A Curator

Japanese Macaque female “Mito” takes a dip in the water to cool off at the Regenstein Macaque Forest. #FromACurator

July 3, 2015
Photo of the Week: Ostriches

Two heads are better than one in our Photo of the Week! Visit our ostriches at the Antelope & Zebra Area this weekend.

July 3, 2015
Sculpture Show Tours

Prairie Song. Q reflects nature's science and beauty. See it at one of our Nature In Motion Sculpture Show Tours!

July 2, 2015
Red Panda Gives Birth

Want to see how a red panda cub enters the world? Here’s video of female Leafa giving birth to the first of her two cubs in our behind-the-scenes den at the Kovler Lion House. It’s an amazing look at a rarely seen process.

July 2, 2015
Notable Achievement

When did a primatologist’s path to the zoo’s Fisher Center begin? In her adolescence with a precocious letter she’d forgotten about...until a coworker recently discovered it in a filing cabinet. Read the full story!

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.

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