Both houses of the Maryland General Assembly have passed bills to stiffen requirements for roadside zoos without requiring them to be accredited or meet certain safety and animal-care standards.
The Maryland Zoo had to put down a female member of its African elephant herd. Dolly, who came to the Baltimore Zoo more than 30 years ago, was euthanized on Sunday.
The Maryland Zoo has information on events, now that it’s warming up (soon, we hope).
There are new photos and video of the lion cubs at the Maryland Zoo. They’re growing by leaps and bounds under the care and supervision of the animal department staff at the 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.
Get creative this Valentine’s Day with a date outdoors, no matter what climate you live in.
The National Zoo is extending its hours for the giant panda house this weekend as panda cub Bao Bao makes her public debut.
The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore welcomes a new addition. A black-and-white colobus monkey was born in the Chimpanzee Forest.
Officials with the Smithsonian’s National Zoo say a zebra attack that seriously injured a veteran zookeeper was the result of human error.
The director of the National Zoo in Washington says the zoo’s resources and staff are stretched too thin.
The Humane Society of the United States says it will seek tighter state regulation of Maryland roadside zoos to close what it calls a federal enforcement loophole.
Two new roommates have moved into the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. A couple of 1-year-old female giraffes are now residing in the Giraffe House.