San Francisco Zoo Mourns Passing Of Zura, Beloved 39-Year-Old GorillaOfficials at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens announced the passing Friday of Zura, a 39-year-old female Western lowland gorilla who was a longtime favorite for generations of Bay Area families.
San Francisco Zoo Celebrates 'World Lemur Day' Along With Boy Who Found MakiIn the spirit of World Lemur Day, San Francisco city officials and the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens on Friday celebrated the 5-year-old boy who helped locate Maki, the lemur that was taken from the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens earlier this month.
Lemur Stolen From San Francisco Zoo Recovering, 'Getting Stronger Every Day'More than a week after his abduction made international headlines, a ring-tailed lemur taken from the San Francisco Zoo appears to be recovering.
Arrest Made In Connection With Lemur Stolen From San Francisco ZooAn arrest has been made in connection with an endangered ring-tailed lemur that was stolen from its enclosure at the San Francisco Zoo earlier this week and found a day later.
Found! Daly City Police Say Stolen SF Zoo Ring-Tailed Lemur Maki Found SafeDaly City police tweeted Thursday night that a ring-tailed lemur believed stolen from the San Francisco Zoo was found in a church playground about 4 miles south of the zoo.
San Francisco Zoo Officials And Police Search For Missing Lemur, Possibly Stolen From HabitatOfficials at the San Francisco Zoo on Wednesday announced that police are assisting them in a search for a rare male ring-tailed lemur that may have been taken from his habitat.
Floyd, San Francisco Zoo's Oldest Giraffe, Dies at Age 18Floyd, an 18-year-old male reticulated giraffe -- the oldest and tallest giraffe at the San Francisco Zoo -- died Friday.
San Francisco Zoo Preparing To Open Gates Amid City's COVID-19 Reopening PauseWhile the San Francisco Zoo is preparing to reopen its gates for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic began in March, many businesses awaiting reduced health order restrictions remain in limbo as the city's pause in reopening continues.
Wayward Mountain Lion Captured In San Francisco, Later Released, Killed Along Highway 1 In PacificaA mountain lion captured last month near Oracle Park in San Francisco, treated at the Oakland Zoo, and then released in San Mateo County was hit by a car and killed Friday morning along Highway 1, authorities said.
Reopening: San Francisco Zoo Officials Prepare For Reopening; Online Reservations RequiredSan Francisco Zoo officials are gearing up to reopen on Wednesday with new safety precautions in place after three and one-half months of closure due to COVID-19.
San Francisco Zoo Marsupials Found Dead; Captured Mountain Lion Possible CulpritThree animals have been found dead at the San Francisco Zoo and it is believed the culprit could be a mountain lion found this week in the city.
Bay Area Zoos Struggling To Feed Animals, Pay Workers Due To COVID-19 ClosuresAfter shutting down months during the COVID-19 stay at home order, Bay Area zoos are now in financial dire straits and forced to dip into their dwindling reserves to feed and care for their animals and pay employees.
Empty San Francisco Zoo Gives Easter Treats To Its 2,000 AnimalsAnimals at the San Francisco Zoo and Gardens were treated to Easter-themed treats this weekend.
Bald Eagle Hatched At San Francisco Zoo Spotted 20 Years Later In Riverside CountyA bald eagle that was hatched at San Francisco Zoo 20 years ago and then released in the wild has been spotted majestically soaring over her adopted habitat in Riverside County.
New Koala At SF Zoo Named Following Fundraiser Contest For Australian FiresA new koala at the San Francisco Zoo & Gardens has a name following a naming contest to raise money for Australian bushfire relief, zoo officials said Tuesday.