Zoo Update

September 1, 2020
Drawing of an elephant

Zoo Update with Tom Jacobson

From the amazing outpouring of generosity for our spring fundraising campaign and the Virtual Beastly Ball to day-to-day emails, tweets, and Instagram posts, I’ve been overwhelmed by the passion of Angelenos — and particularly our members — for the Los Angeles Zoo.
August 1, 2020

Zoo Update with Denise Verret

In July 2019, when I was first appointed chief executive officer and director of the Los Angeles Zoo, I had a clear direction for the Zoo and many ideas for positive change. But, life had its own plan.
July 8, 2020

Zoo Update with Tom Jacobson

While the Zoo has been closed, the thoughtful collaboration of staff, volunteers, and donors has helped us through this challenging time.
June 29, 2020

Zoo Update with Denise Verret

During our closure, and what continues to be an unprecedented and difficult moment in all of our lives, I am heartened by the hard work and dedication our Animal Care and Health staff, who continue to perform on a daily basis.
May 20, 2020

Zoo Update with Tom Jacobson

As we adjust to the ever-changing realities of the COVID-19 crisis, I hope you are all adapting to telecommuting while balancing domestic duties.
April 1, 2020

Zoo Update with Denise Verret

In the face of this crisis, your words of encouragement and support mean so much to us.