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Remembering Packy

A message from elephant curator Bob Lee

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February 9, 2018

New kids on the block: 2-week-old goats debut at zoo

A trio of 2-week-old goats made their Oregon Zoo debut today, joining the resident chickens and adult goats in the zoo's Family Farm area.

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February 7, 2018

Zoo offers free admission day on Saturday, Feb. 3

Visitors to the Oregon Zoo will be treated to free admission on Saturday, Feb. 3, as the zoo celebrates World Wetlands Day.

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February 1, 2018

On Groundhog Day, zoo hedges its bets for an early spring

Punxsutawney Phil may hog most of the attention on Feb. 2, but Oregon Zoo traditionalists say a young hedgehog known as FuFu is actually the one to watch. The spiny... Read More

February 1, 2018

Nation's oldest Sumatran orangutan turns 58

The Oregon Zoo's oldest resident, ultra-geriatric Sumatran orangutan Inji, turned 58 this month and is the oldest of her species on the continent.

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January 31, 2018

5 ways to celebrate World Wetlands Day

Countless plants and creatures, including humans, depend on wetlands for survival. But most of us don't really know how important, or fun to explore, they are.

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January 24, 2018