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Zoo mourns rare and beloved Amur leopard Kia

Kia, a beloved Amur leopard who may have been the oldest of her extremely rare subspecies, was humanely euthanized at the Oregon Zoo today after a decline related to... Read More

March 29, 2016

Zoo sends milk to Borneo for orphaned elephants

Imagine finding a baby on your doorstep. Now imagine finding four babies, each weighing a few hundred pounds.

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March 25, 2016

Wildlife lecture to focus on saving Borneo elephants

With their smaller bodies, oversized ears and perpetual baby-faces, Borneo’s pygmy elephants are perhaps the most charismatic of Asian elephants. They are also the... Read More

March 22, 2016

Scientists hopeful for monarchs after storm

With winter wrapping up and the monarchs preparing to journey north, an unexpected snowstorm hit the forests of Michoacán, Mexico, last week. Estimates vary, but... Read More

March 17, 2016

Baby bat turns frowns upside-down

In most cases, "cute" isn't the first word that springs to mind when you think of bats. But a heartwarming new series of mother-and-pup portraits by Oregon Zoo... Read More

March 14, 2016
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