News: arrivals and departures

Conspiracy theory: Lemurs arrive at Oregon Zoo

Two black-and-white ruffed lemurs and three ringed-tailed lemurs have moved in to the zoo's primate area, next-door to the white-cheeked gibbons.

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June 20, 2018

Double the fun: Zoo welcomes second mountain goat kid

The only thing cuter than one baby mountain goat? Two baby mountain goats.

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June 18, 2018

Zoo welcomes baby colobus monkey

The Oregon Zoo's primate family grew by a pound on Tuesday morning as colobus monkeys Violet and Kiku welcomed a new baby.

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June 15, 2018

New kid on the rock: Mountain goat Sassy has a baby

Mountain goat Sassy gave birth over the weekend, and can be seen with her new kid in the Cascade Crest habitat just past the zoo's main entrance.

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May 21, 2018

California condor chick gets help coming out of its shell

Since last month, five chicks have hatched at the zoo's Jonsson Center for Wildlife Conservation and two more chicks are on their way. Condor chicks usually emerge... Read More

April 18, 2018

Asian elephant Samson has a new home at the Oregon Zoo

Samson, a 19-year-old Asian elephant from ABQ BioPark Zoo in Albuquerque, N.M., arrived in town last night and caregivers are eager to welcome the extra-large... Read More

April 11, 2018