Zoo Update

December 31, 2018

Zoo Update with Denise Verret

Acting Zoo Director Denise Verret reflects on the outpouring of support during the recent brush fire, and looks forward to the promise of 2019.
December 6, 2018

Zoo Update with Connie Morgan

As I write this, I’m looking out onto Eucalyptus Grove, which has been transformed into the holiday home of our visiting reindeer. Reindeer Romp is just the beginning of our winter holiday whirlwind offering a little something for everyone…
October 30, 2018

Zoo Update with John Lewis

Zoo Director John Lewis reflects on his time at the L.A. Zoo in his 68th and final Zooscape column.
October 1, 2018

Zoo Update with Connie Morgan

Autumn is upon us. In Southern California, the temperatures may not be much cooler, but the days are growing shorter and the annual succession of holidays is upon us.
August 28, 2018

Zoo Update with John Lewis

We think of vultures as greedy, unscrupulous, and even ruthless when in fact they are not that at all and are immensely beneficial to our environment.
August 2, 2018

Zoo Update with Connie Morgan

From Animals & You presentations and keeper talks to the giraffe feedings and hippo encounters—our hope is that by connecting with animals, you will be as inspired by our conservation mission as we are.