A 9-year-old African lion has given birth to four cubs in the Great Cats exhibit at the National Zoo.
The National Zoo has moved its red pandas, including one that escaped last year, to the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Virginia for breeding.
Two African lion cubs have been born at the National Zoo for the first time in four years.
A very exciting day at the National Zoo as panda cub Bao Bao finally meets the public. Her debut drew a huge crowd of fans.
The National Zoo is extending its hours for the giant panda house this weekend as panda cub Bao Bao makes her public debut.
The National Zoo says panda cub Bao Bao is growing just as she should be.
Bao Bao, the giant panda cub at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo, is getting used to seeing fans outside her panda house enclosure as she prepares for her public debut this month.
Two cheetahs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have met with some unexpected prey. The result was predictable.
The National Zoo’s giant panda cub Bao Bao will make her public debut Jan. 18 after her fans have watched her grow for months on the popular panda cams online.
Officials with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo say a zebra attack that seriously injured a veteran zookeeper was the result of human error.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo has found serious problems with its animal care and management of various creatures kept in the Cheetah Conservation Station over the past year, and the zoo’s director said Thursday that he is looking at changes to the operation amid budget cuts.
The Smithsonian National Zoo’s prize panda cub officially has a name. The announcement was made on a monumental day in Chinese tradition for the cub.