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Zoo mourns Tasul, one of world's oldest polar bears

Tasul, a polar bear known for her easygoing personality and groundbreaking contributions to conservation science, was humanely euthanized today to... Read More

November 18, 2016

Oregon Zoo: We're ramping up our fight to protect wildlife

Our commitment to creating a better future for wildlife has never been stronger

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November 17, 2016

A home makeover for Washington Park train, elephants

Two of Washington Park's best-known residents — Peggy the train and Lily the elephant — received big home makeovers yesterday.

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November 16, 2016

Zoo awards $25K in grants for Northwest conservation

Western pond turtles, Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits, Sierra Nevada red foxes and other species native to the Pacific Northwest got some much-needed help this week as... Read More

November 16, 2016

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
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