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.
River Otter Pups On Exhibit At Oakland ZooRiver otter pups born earlier this year are now on exhibit for public viewing at the Oakland Zoo.
Small Early Morning Quake Rattles Oakland ZooA 2.5-magnitude earthquake rattled the animals at the Oakland Zoo early Wednesday morning.
Exotic Iguanas Smuggled Into U.S. On Display At Oakland ZooA pair of exotic iguanas that were illegally smuggled into the United States have made their debut at the Oakland Zoo.
Montana Tribe To Loan 20 Bison To Oakland Zoo After Major RelocationThe Blackfeet tribe will loan 20 bison to the Oakland Zoo in California for a special exhibit slated to open this fall.
Native Turtles To Be Released Saturday In San Francisco's Mountain LakeNative Western pond turtles will be released into San Francisco's Mountain Lake Saturday afternoon as part of a species restoration effort by Sonoma State University biologists and the Oakland and San Francisco zoos.
GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaSee Macy Gray at Yoshi's, check out the Salsa Festival in the Fillmore or sing your heart out to Prince and Michael Jackson for Karaoke Night! Just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!
Baby Baboons Born At Oakland Zoo, Baboon 'Troop' BoomingBaboons are booming at the Oakland Zoo, but one still needs a name.
Amazon Tree Boas Smuggled Into U.S. From South America Find Home At Oakland ZooThree Amazon tree boas that were illegally transported from South America to Florida have found a new home at the Oakland Zoo.
Christmas Comes To The Oakland Zoo In JanuaryZookeepers in Oakland used leftover Christmas trees as special seasonal treats for otters, giraffes, elephants and meerkats Thursday - hiding special foods or scents for each animal in the foliage.