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Oregon Zoo seeks pika watchers for summer season

The Oregon Zoo is once again deputizing volunteers of all ages to seek out one of the cutest endangered animals in the world. Read More
April 17, 2019

Zoo says goodbye to rescued river otter B.C.

B.C., an American river otter known for his playful antics and outstanding parenting skills, was humanely euthanized last week following a battle with pancreatic cancer. Read More
April 15, 2019

Zoo seeks proposals for Northwest conservation grants

The Oregon Zoo is now accepting applications for its 2019 Future for Wildlife grants in support of animal conservation and wildlife welfare programs in the Pacific... Read More
April 15, 2019

Zoo members help name Ella's pups

fter several rounds of ruff drafts, the Oregon Zoo's 12 African painted dog pups now officially have names. Read More
April 12, 2019

Zoo, Oregon leaders work to fund wildlife conservation

The Oregon Zoo and its partners in conservation are asking Oregon lawmakers to support House Bill 2829, which would allocate $17 million annually to support underfunded... Read More
April 10, 2019

Oregon Zoo launches new sensory-inclusive program

The Oregon Zoo has partnered with KultureCity to make its grounds and all of its programs and events sensory-inclusive. The new initiative aims to promote an... Read More
April 9, 2019