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Elderly seal 'Sterling' gets some senior swim therapy

The oldest seal in the Oregon Zoo family at 32, Sterling's care team goes to great lengths — and depths — to keep her feeling healthy and fit. Read More
May 17, 2019

Citizen-oversight group praises zoo bond implementation

The Oregon Zoo continues to deliver on promises made over a decade ago, when the region's voters approved a $125 million zoo bond measure promoting animal welfare and... Read More
May 16, 2019

Zoo education center earns national green design award

The Oregon Zoo's new education center — designed to inspire young minds and serve as a regional hub for conservation — has added another honor to its growing list of... Read More
May 16, 2019

The cuteness is here: Zoo welcomes rare red panda

What's black and white and red all over? Mei Mei the red panda! The fluffy 3-year-old arrived at the Oregon Zoo earlier this month, and is already making herself right... Read More
May 10, 2019

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

Trail Blazers' guard Damian Lillard isn't the only local hoops star to make a big splash this season. Oregon Zoo keepers say Juno the sea otter can dunk with the best of... Read More
May 8, 2019

Orphaned sea otter pup 'Uni Sushi' has a new home at Oregon Zoo

The Oregon Zoo's sea otter family got a little fluffier this week as Uni Sushi, an orphaned pup, arrived in the Steller Cove marine life habitat. Read More
May 3, 2019
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