Welcome baby Moke–a precious new member of a critically endangered species. Continue reading There’s one more Western lowland gorilla in the world
After being rejected by his mother, the National Zoo’s nine-week-old Sumatran tiger cub was transported Sept. 11 morning to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, where he will grow up with a young male Bengal tiger cub. UPDATED with new adorable video! Continue reading Selamat tinggal, little tiger!
The Zoo recently celebrated the arrival of three new members of endangered species—a dama gazelle born Aug.30 and two hairy screaming armadillos born Aug. 11.
[Ed. note: No laughing. Armadillos have a hard enough time being adorable without being shamed for their hairy screaming.] Continue reading All babies are beautiful—even the hairy, screaming ones
UPDATED Your kitty may be a great cat, but we’re celebrating the birth of a really Great Cat at the National Zoo! Continue reading Another success story for the Sumatran tiger
Three rare red-ruffed lemurs born at the National Zoo are bright-eyed and bushy-tailed. Continue reading Here’s looking at you, kids