Ornate box turtle hatchlings are the newest residents at both the Lincoln Park Zoo and Brookfield Zoo this week, with a total of 26 new turtles from nine different clutches provided by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
The Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed their first-ever birth of red panda cubs, a litter of a boy and a girl named Clark and Addison, respectively. The cubs were born to mama Leafa and papa Phoenix on June 26, and are every bit as typically adorable as all cubs of the species. Show More Summary
The Lincoln Park Zoo's two-month old red panda cubs are healthy and preparing for their public debut, zookeepers say. [ more › ]
The Lincoln Park Zoo's new red panda cubs, Clark and Addison, have gone in for their second checkup. The two cubs, who were born on June 26, are the first red pandas — a vulnerable species — born at the Chicago zoo. Since their first...Show More Summary
With his scraggly beard, tousle of curly brown hair, dark jeans and well-worn T-shirt, Matthew Aucoin could easily pass for your average rumpled college freshman.
It's about 10 minutes into the Lincoln Park Zoo's latest attempt to socialize two new lions with Sahar, the zoo's 5-year-old male, and he is not having it.
Black-footed ferrets, a critically endangered species native to North America, have renewed hope for future survival thanks to successful efforts by a coalition of conservationists, including scientists at Lincoln Park Zoo, to reproduce genetically important offspring using frozen semen from a ferret who has been dead for approximately 20 years. Show More Summary
Two weeks ago, the Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed its newest addition, a baby Hoffman's Two-Toed Sloth. [ more › ]
A pair of two-toed sloths at Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed a new baby to the family, born just over a week ago The newborn is the first child for breeding pair Hersey and Carlos, reports The Associated Press See also: 11 GIFs that...Show More Summary
A two-toed sloth couple at Lincoln Park Zoo have a new baby, but it will be a while before zookeepers are able to figure out the infant's sex--and figure out how to decide its name.
A man's body was pulled from Lake Michigan early Sunday morning east of Lincoln Park Zoo, police said.
Because it wouldn't be a holiday weekend without another excuse to visit the Lincoln Park Zoo, enjoy a video of two week-old Red Panda cubs—the first to be born at the zoo. [ more › ]
Driving his 8-foot sculpture Prairie Song. Q from his St. Charles studio to Lincoln Park Zoo was not the most relaxing thing Guy Bellaver has ever done.
A crowned lemur was born April 23 at the Lincoln Park Zoo. The baby, whose name has not been announced and whose gender is not known, joins its mother Tucker, father Sokkwi (pronounced so-kwee) and 1-year-old sister Sava at the zoo. "The...Show More Summary
Yesterday the zoo announced the birth of a Japanese macaque monkey, more commonly know as a snow monkey. [ more › ]
Image Credit: Lincoln Park Zoo Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed a new baby snow monkey earlier this week, the first since the zoo’s troop of new macaques arrived from Japan. In honor of the adorable baby monkey, a yet-unnamed boy, here are 11 intriguing facts about snow monkeys, also known as Japanese Macaques. 1. Show More Summary
One of Chicago’s most popular attractions is the Lincoln Park Zoo, and for good reason, but the Lincoln Park neighborhood has much more to offer. There are so many high-end stores, unique boutiques, museums, restaurants, taverns, theaters,...Show More Summary
“I was thinking about what you said yesterday,” Mr. Beer Man said as we were walking through the Lincoln Park Zoo. “I realized something about myself when it comes to relationships. I’m selfish.”When I didn’t say anything for a while, he asked why I was silent. Show More Summary
She is pretty beautiful although we're more likely to call her adorabella. [ more › ]
The Lincoln Park Zoo was happy to debut an adorable new addition to their family this week. [ more › ]