News: Oregon Zoo Foundation

Oregon Zoo veterinarian Carlos Sanchez gives a fennec fox a checkup.

Zoo partners with Banfield Pet Hospital on 'Ask a Vet" series

Ever wondered why your animal companions act the way they do? Or what it's like to give a cheetah a dental exam? Read More
August 3, 2021
A California condor chick grows up at the Oregon Zoo's Wildlife Center.

Condor hatching season rates a '10' with conservationists

Ten fuzzy California condor chicks are squawking in their nests this spring at the Oregon Zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation — the biggest batch yet in the... Read More
June 15, 2021

Animal-care spotlight: Preparing for changes

A recent survey from Banfield Pet Hospital found 32% of people with pets have asked veterinarians how to make their return to the workplace easier on their furry friends. Read More
May 21, 2021
A condor parent and chick interact at the Oregon Zoo's conservation breeding center.

Teledyne-FLIR nest-cams show record year for zoo condors

Nine California condors have hatched so far this spring at the Oregon Zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation — the biggest batch of chicks in the zoo's 18-year... Read More
May 20, 2021
A chimpanzee climbs a wooden structure at the Oregon Zoo's Primate Forest habitat.

Citizen oversight group praises zoo bond implementation

Despite a global pandemic, the Oregon Zoo continues to deliver on promises made in 2008, when the region's voters approved a $125 million zoo bond measure promoting... Read More
May 7, 2021