News: community

Kya's 3-week-old cubs are fluffy, feisty and ready for names

Kya's cubs are on the go. The 3-week-old African lions at the Oregon Zoo — two females and one male — are walking now. They have been venturing outside their den box... Read More

October 2, 2014

So two condors and a lion walk into a bar… Zoo to host comedy night

Cackling geese, laughing hyenas and hard-to-amuse humans all stand to benefit from the Oregon Zoo's second annual comedy night Saturday, Nov. 1., featuring comedians... Read More

October 1, 2014

Regence presents Community Free Day at Oregon Zoo, Oct. 4

Community members can enjoy a free day at the Oregon Zoo on Saturday, Oct. 4, presented by Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon.

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September 29, 2014

Talk highlights plight of Bornean elephants, orangutans

Malaysian Borneo boasts one of the world's greatest assemblages of wildlife, including orangutans, Borneo pygmy elephants, sun bears, clouded leopards and Sumatran... Read More

September 24, 2014

Oregon Zoo wins national award for excellence, again

The Oregon Zoo drew praise from colleagues at zoos and aquariums across North America this month, earning another prestigious award from the Association of Zoos and... Read More

September 24, 2014