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Oregon voters say yes to fighting wildlife trafficking

Measure 100 — an Oregon initiative to ban the sale of products made from some of the world's most imperiled animals — has passed overwhelmingly with 70 percent of... Read More

November 9, 2016

So these two tigers and a leopard walk into a bar...

Some of the most endangered big cats on the planet could benefit from a little laughter this month during a comedy night at the Oregon Zoo.

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November 3, 2016

Goodbye to Bubba, one of area's largest, best-known snakes

Bubba, a Burmese python who was among the biggest and best-known snakes in the Pacific Northwest, was humanely euthanized at the Oregon Zoo Thursday after a battle... Read More

November 2, 2016

Nora update: Young bear meets elderly companion Tasul

Nora, the young polar bear who was hand-reared at the Columbus Zoo last year and moved to the Oregon Zoo this fall, has a new companion.

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October 27, 2016

Routine zoo checkups yield spectacularly spooky x-rays

Every animal at the Oregon Zoo receives routine health exams, and often these checkups include X-rays. Digital radiology has proved a useful diagnostic tool and... Read More

October 26, 2016
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