Babes of summer

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014

Check out Zathras, Ruuxa and many other zoo babies born this summer. Show the oft-forgotten summer babies a little love.

Great apes, great images

Sunday, March 23rd, 2014

Apes have been big news these past few months with many newborns keeping the line going. Great news, great apes. Take a look at a few great images.

Babes of a different kind

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

A new crop of baby Bactrian camels arrived this spring. Sweet!

Tigris purrrfectis

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

TweetIt’s a panthera tigris boom! What a thrilling week at the Bronx Zoo – Two females and one male Siberian (aka Amur) tiger cubs made their public debut. They are cozily sharing a home at Tiger Mountain with Malayan cubs. The cubs were bred as part of the Species Survival Plan Program, a cooperative breeding […]

In NYC, Cubs are the mane attraction

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

TweetHow can that be in Yankeetown and Metsville? Wait for it… Yesterday New York City’s three newest attractions made their debut. Mama simba Sukari, residing at the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Bronx Zoo, gave birth to triplets – two females and a male – back on 27 january. Proud papa is M’wasi. Weighing nearly five pounds […]

Looking for the elusive snow leopard? Try Central Park.

Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

TweetWho in Manhattan needs to travel to the Himalayas – or even the Bronx to see snow leopards? They’re getting closer by the minute. Mark your calendar for 13-14 june 2009 when the snow leopards will make their debut at The Central Park Zoo. These beautiful cats are endangered, with only about 6,000 left in […]