San Francisco Zoo

Bison euthanized at San Francisco Zoo.

30-Year-Old American Bison At San Francisco Zoo Has Died

San Francisco Zoo veterinarians euthanized the 30-year-old female bison Friday. Her health had declined and she could no longer lift herself.


Photo Credit: Happy Hollow Park & Zoo/Facebook

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An endangered western lowland gorilla was born at the San Francisco Zoo on July 17, 2013. The baby girl was born to mother Nneka and father Oscar Jonesy, a 31-year-old. (San Francisco Zoo)

San Francisco Zoo Welcomes Baby Gorilla

A bouncing baby gorilla is the newest resident of the San Francisco Zoo. The endangered western lowland gorilla was born at the zoo Wednesday.


A sign outside the entrance to the San Francisco Zoo. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Man Jumps Fence At SF Zoo, Runs Through Animal Enclosures

A man was cited for trespassing on Sunday after allegedly jumping a fence at the San Francisco Zoo and running through animal exhibits, police and zoo officials said.


Boone The Rhino (credit: Bay City News)

SF Zoo Names Rhino After 49ers’ Alex Boone

San Francisco 49ers lineman Alex Boone will join San Francisco Zoo patrons on Friday to celebrate the naming of a 4-year-old black rhino after him…


A newborn giraffe calf at the San Francisco Zoo. (San Francisco Zoo)

Baby Giraffe Born At San Francisco Zoo

A new baby giraffe was born at the San Francisco Zoo last week, weighing in at 130 pounds and standing 5 feet 10 inches tall, zoo officials said.


The cub found a spot in the hay in which to tuck herself away. (credit: Marianne Hale/San Francisco Zoo)

San Francisco Zoo Introduces New Sumatran Tiger Cub

At eight weeks old, the San Francisco Zoo’s newest Sumatran tiger cub has proven to be a real mouthful for her mother, Leanne.


A Sumatran tiger cub.  (Photo credit: ATAR/AFP/Getty Images)

SF Zoo: It’s A Girl! Public Can View Rare Sumatran Tiger Cub

A Sumatran tiger cub born last month at the San Francisco Zoo has had its first medical exam and officials now know she is a girl…


Talullah the chimpanzee, San Francisco Zoo

Elderly, Ailing Chimpanzee Dies At San Francisco Zoo

A beloved longtime resident of the San Francisco Zoo died over the weekend, zoo officials said.


Fire crews battle 2-alarm fire at the historic pool house near the San Francisco Zoo.

Firefighter Hurt Battling 2-Alarm Fire Near San Francisco Zoo

A firefighter was injured and a historic building destroyed in a two-alarm fire near the San Francisco Zoo Saturday afternoon.





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