Oakland Giraffe Famous For Her Custom-Made Coat DiesAn elderly giraffe famous for sporting a custom-made coat to weather the winter cold has died.
Relocated Black Bear Family Beats The Heat At Oakland Zoo It was only a month ago that a female black bear was slated to be euthanized by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife after she injured a home owner with a swat from her paw after breaking into a Kern County house.
Mother Black Bear Set To Be Euthanized Finds New Home At Oakland ZooThe Oakland Zoo welcomed a female black bear and her three cubs this week, a month after the animals were captured by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.
River Otter Pups Debut At Oakland ZooThe Oakland Zoo will be debuting three North American river otter pups for the first time Wednesday morning, just in time for Mother’s Day on Sunday.
Boy Found Fatally Shot Near Oakland ZooPolice said that a boy was killed in a shooting late Wednesday night in East Oakland near the Oakland Zoo.
Orphaned Wallaroo At Oakland Zoo Gets Round-The-Clock CareAfter the death of a female wallaroo named Maloo at the Oakland Zoo, zookeepers are providing its orphaned 5-month-old joey with round-the-clock nurturing and care.
Oakland Zoo's New Aerial Gondola System Takes ShapeThe Oakland Zoo is doubling its size with a huge $80 million expansion project that will include an impressive gondola system.
Stowaway Raccoons Find Home At Oakland ZooA group of stowaway baby raccoons are calling the Oakland Zoo home while a search for a permanent residence is underway, according to zoo officials.
Man Murdered Near The Oakland ZooA man was found murdered Saturday night in Oakland near the Oakland Zoo, police said Sunday.
Oakland Zoo Expansion Adding Gondola System, Native California AnimalsA multi-million dollar expansion is underway at the Oakland Zoo that will ultimately feature California native animals, and an urban gondola that will take people up a hill.
Oakland Zoo Welcomes 7 Warthog PigletsThe Oakland Zoo welcomed seven new additions after two warthogs gave birth to two separate litters in May, according to zoo officials.
Best Zoo Exhibits In The Bay AreaThe summer months provide long days and warm weather perfect for a leisurely stroll through one of the Bay Area's quality zoos. Here are five summertime zoo exhibits worth checking out.