(Photo Zoo America)

(Photo Zoo America)

Reindeer Facts

The reindeer is a spectacular animal. Click here to read some fun-facts from the San Diego Zoo about this caribou.


Video: Phoenix Zoo

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Video: Palm Beach Zoo

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Video: Virginia Living Museum

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Open Sea Live Cam: Monterey Bay Aquarium

Open Sea The Open Sea exhibit is a mysterious, mesmerizing world where life looms large. The stunning one-million-gallon exhibit is home to one of the most diverse communities of open-ocean animals to be found in any aquarium. Giant bluefin tuna power their way through the water, while hammerhead sharks, pelagic rays and giant green sea…

Penguin Cam: Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Live video by Animal Planet L!ve Penguins This exhibit is home to both Rockhopper Penguins from South America and African Penguins. They are both temperate climate birds who prefer warmer water temperature than their cold water cousins. You can see penguin feedings daily at 11:30 am and 4 pm ET, and chat live with the…

Animals Inc On Location: Dispatch 2

Tim Lewthwaite reports from Sweetwaters wildlife reserve near the foothills of Mount Kenya, where he has been traveling in search of the country’s diverse and beautiful wildlife. “A species that has long fascinated me is the black rhino, but in several trips to Africa I have only ever had fleeting glimpses of this elusive and…

Baby Bongo Boom at the Virginia Zoo

A one-day-old bongo calf explores her outdoor habitat for the first time with her mother, Betty. (Photo: Winfield Danielson/Virginia Zoo) The Virginia Zoo welcomed two beautiful bouncing baby bongos this month! Callie, a female, was born to mom Juni on November 2. Her half-sister, yet to be named, was born to mom Betty on November…

Animals Inc On Location: Dispatch 1

Our intrepid explorer Tim Lewthwaite is off on a ten-day trip to Africa to report on wildlife conservation. First stop: An elephant orphanage at the edge of Nairobi National Park. The facility is a nursery and rehab center for baby elephants as well as rhinos, zebras and other wildlife who have lost their families –…

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from Animals Inc.! Animals in AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums have been enjoying some seasonal pumpkin enrichment. Enrichment – providing stimulating and challenging environments, objects, and activities – is critical to an animal’s well-being…and it’s often fun for visitors, too! We pulled together some of our favorite photos of animals enjoying their special treats.…

Mei Lun and Mei Huan

Mei Lun and Mei Huan | October 23, 2013: The Pandas Formerly Known as Cub A and Cub B have their new names: Mei Lun (Cub A) and Mei Huan (Cub B) – pronounced “may loon” and “may hwaan.” Following Chinese tradition, the cubs were named on their 100th day. Five sets of names, all…

Learn About Orangutan Conservation

Blaze, Zoo Atlanta. (Photo: Bridget Wright) Orangutan habitats are being destroyed by deforestation, making these beautiful animals critically endangered. Accredited zoos – such as Zoo Atlanta, home to Blaze (above) – are working toward orangutan conservation through research, maintaining healthy populations, and raising awareness. You can help! Learn more at the Orangutan Conservation Education Center.

Virginia Zoo’s Red Pandas Explore Habitat

Red Pandas Explore Habitat | October 16, 2013: Charlie and Thomas, the Virginia Zoo’s red panda cubs, explore their habitat with their mother, Bernadette. The cubs were born June 20. At first Bernadette ferried her babies about by the scruffs of their necks, but the pair began exploring independently at night the first week of…

Nashville Zoo Welcomes Giant Anteater

Nashville Zoo Welcomes Giant Anteater | August 30, 2013: This new addition, a male, was born July 17. His arrival brings Nashville Zoo’s total anteater population to 15 – the largest collection in North America. Both mom and baby are doing well. Giant anteaters are solitary animals from the tropical forests of Central and South…

Malayan Tapir Born at Minnesota Zoo

Malayan Tapir Born at Minnesota Zoo | July 23, 2013: It’s a girl! This Malayan tapir was born to mom Bertie on July 20, 2013; she’s the first born at the zoo since 1991. The Malayan tapir is an endangered species, so each birth is significant. At birth, calves weigh 10-20 pounds, but grow to…

Andean Bear Cub Makes His Debut

Phoenix Zoo’s Andean Bear Cub Makes His Public Debut | July 16, 2013: Luka is ready to meet the his fans! Born in January, Luka is the first cub successfully born and raised at the Phoenix Zoo, and his mom Rio’s first successful cub. Baby Luka has been exploring his exhibit under Rio’s watchful eye,…

Angolan Colobus Monkey Born at the Lake Superior Zoo

Angolan Colobus Monkey Born at the Lake Superior Zoo | July 12, 2013: Above, mom Kelly grooms her new baby, born somewhere between the evening hours of June 25th and the morning of June 26th. While the zoo has welcomed many babies, this is the first as part of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums…

Woodland Park Zoo Welcomes Otter Pups

Otter Pups at the Woodland Park Zoo | June 14, 2013: The Woodland Park Zoo’s Asian small-clawed otters, above, are now proud parents! Zookeepers heard unusual, high-pitched squeals in the otter den on Tuesday, plus found a newly made bamboo nest, leading to one conclusion: otter pups!. The number of pups is so far unknown.…

Seneca Park Zoo Welcomes Sea Lion Pup

Seneca Park Zoo Welcomes Sea Lion Pup | June 7, 2013: On Saturday, June 1, the Seneca Park Zoo in Rochester, NY welcomed this little cutie, born to 4-year-old Marina. Marina came to the zoo in 2011 from Marine Mammal Care Center after being found stranded on a California beach. The pup’s father, Puff, had…

Three Endangered Baby Penguins Hatch at Audubon Aquarium

Three Endangered Baby Penguins Hatch at Audubon Aquarium | June 5, 2013 Three endangered African Blackfooted penguin chicks hatched at the Audubon Aquarium in March, to proud parents Voodoo and Tag, Snake and Quatloo, and Endymion and Kenickie. The chicks are growing quickly and have joined the penguin colony on exhibit – and you can…

Lion Cubs Get Names

Lion Cubs Get Names! | April 4, 2013: These five cuties were born at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo on December 29, 2012. The zoo held a contest through their Facebook page to name the cubs, and the results are in: the two males are Taj (“crown”) and Josiri (“brave”), and the females are Kya (“diamond…