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He's got game: Sea otter keeps fit by shooting hoops

Trail Blazers' rookie Damian Lillard isn't the only local hoops star to make a splash this season. Oregon Zoo marine life keepers say Eddie the sea otter can dunk... Read More

February 19, 2013

Zoo's spring break camp helps kids connect with nature

Northwest campers this spring are advised to be on the lookout for bears. And elephants. And flamingos. Well, if you're an Oregon Zoo Nature Ranger, that is. The zoo... Read More

February 15, 2013

Oregon Zoo welcomes new male baby river otter

Look out, Lily: A 12-ounce newcomer is eyeing your title as the Oregon Zoo's most adorable baby. Or at least he will be, once he opens his eyes. Tilly, one of the... Read More

February 15, 2013

Pair of penguin 'lovebirds' makes Valentine's Day debut

A smartly dressed young couple has moved in at the Oregon Zoo just in time for Valentine's Day. Two young Humboldt penguins, Luna and Milo, arrived last month from... Read More

February 14, 2013

Zoo experts hope rabbit romance sparks panda passion

Coaxing endangered Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits into "breeding like rabbits" has never been simple. But a recent breakthrough at the Oregon Zoo suggests the secret... Read More

February 13, 2013
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