conservation

September 1, 2019

Keep Calm and Carrion

Katie Vincent has spent the past month in Hartbeespoort, South Africa working with VulPro, a rehabilitation and education center that focuses on vultures, who arrive there for a number of reasons, most due to human activities.
September 1, 2019
The Zoo's only male red uakari, Inti, endeared himself to his caretakers

Remembering Inti

“Inti was our only male uakari here at the Zoo. He had a special role in watching over his small troop of females—me included!”
September 1, 2019
Male jaguar Kaloa arrived at the L.A. Zoo in 2005

New in the Zoo

Say “hello” to harpies, honey-eaters, and hornbills, and “happy birthday” to Kaloa.
July 31, 2019
mandrill baby

New in the Zoo

Summertime blues and tamanduas, too.
July 1, 2019

New in the Zoo

Cappuccino, Pancakes, and Pickles are just a few of this month's interesting additions.
June 1, 2019

Silent Forest Refugees

The Zoo's commitment to protecting animals extends to many victims of the illegal pet trade. A recent discovery at LAX underscores the plight of exotic bird species.