News: arrivals and departures

Zoo branching out with new beaver

"Branch manager" Filbert welcomed a new coworker this month when Maple, a 3-year-old North American beaver, joined him at the Oregon Zoo's Cascade Stream and Pond habitat. Read More
March 27, 2020

With pips and peeps, fluffy penguin chick hatches at zoo

After a couple of peep-filled days spent emerging from its shell, a new chick joined the Oregon Zoo's Humboldt penguin colony yesterday morning. Read More
March 24, 2020

Two mountain goat kids find home at Oregon Zoo

There's plenty of kidding around at the Oregon Zoo this week as two young Rocky Mountain goats settle into their new home. Read More
December 11, 2019

Let the games begin: Reindeer arrive at zoo

Two furry reindeer arrived at the Oregon Zoo earlier this week, and are making themselves right at home. Read More
November 20, 2019

Double the cuteness: Zoo welcomes second red panda

Moshu, a fluffy 7-year-old, was reunited with his longtime companion Mei Mei at the Oregon Zoo earlier this month, and is settling right into his new habitat. Read More
November 18, 2019

The cuteness is here: Zoo welcomes Pacific lamprey

Five Pacific lamprey moved into the Cascade Stream building in the Great Northwest area earlier this month, and the ancient fish are making themselves right at home. Read More
August 5, 2019