Breeding

Oakland zookeepers hope Dern, a highly endangered lemur, will become pregnant during the winter months. (Erin Harrison/Oakland Zoo

Oakland Zookeepers Pair Up Rare Blue-Eyed Lemurs For Breeding

Zookeepers are playing matchmaker in Oakland, where current lemur resident Anthony met Dern for the first time.

06/12/2014

The entrance to the Oakland Zoo. (Tood Dailey/Wikimedia Commons)

Oakland Zoo Opens Biodiversity Center

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for the Oakland Zoo’s new biodiversity center, which will serve as an education center, captive breeding facility, and place of conservation for endangered and threatened animals, plants and habitats.

08/23/2013

San Francisco Zoo, tiger, Shasta,

San Francisco Zoo Getting New Tiger After Fatal ’07 Attack

More than three years after the tiger attack that killed a teenage zoo visitor on Christmas Day, the San Francisco Zoo is getting a new Siberian tiger.

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