News: arrivals and departures

Colorful character: Zoo's new arrival is a mutable beauty

The foliage isn't the only thing changing colors in Washington Park this month. A new chameleon at the Oregon Zoo has been showing visitors why this tree-dwelling... Read More

October 17, 2013

Oregon Zoo seeks help in naming Neka's lion cubs

Oregon Zoo lion keepers made two eagerly awaited announcements this week: Neka's smallest cub appears to be recovering from her health troubles, and all three of the... Read More

October 16, 2013

Lion update: Smallest cub is back with her family

The smallest of three African lion cubs born at the Oregon Zoo last month has been reunited with her family following an intensive-care intervention and a nine-day... Read More

October 2, 2013

Vets begin caring for smallest of lion cub triplets

Neka has proven a natural when it comes to cub rearing. Since the birth of her female triplets on Sept. 7, the first-time mother has been grooming, nursing and... Read More

September 25, 2013

Cub update: It's a girl, and a girl, and a girl!

Veterinarians and animal-care staff conducted their first examination of Neka's 12-day-old lion cubs at the Oregon Zoo today, and answered a question that's been on... Read More

September 19, 2013