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Veterinary spotlight: Q&A with Dr. Kelly Flaminio

From a hornbill hatchling exam to a sea otter weigh-in, Dr. Kelly Flaminio has seen it all in her nine years as a veterinarian at the Oregon Zoo. We talked with her to... Read More
May 6, 2020

A refreshing swim when the world is too much to bear

As a stretch of sunny spring weather settles around Portland this week, 10-year-old Takoda did what many youngsters do on warm afternoons: headed for his wading pool to... Read More
May 5, 2020

Zoo seeks emergency relief donations amid COVID-19 crisis

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues and days stretch into months, the Oregon Zoo is asking for the community's help. Read More
April 23, 2020

Oregon Zoo live video and home activity resources

Go behind the scenes to meet animals and connect with our animal care staff. Tune in for new videos every week on our Facebook page or watch on YouTube. After each live... Read More
April 7, 2020

With inmates' help, rare NW butterfly is homeward bound

Last week, the butterfly technicians at Coffee Creek transferred 723 of the growing caterpillars and 399 pupae back to the Oregon Zoo's butterfly lab. From there, the... Read More
April 1, 2020
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