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Ready for a lion cub photo that'll melt your heart?
Happy 5th birthday to our lion king Luke, new father of 7 cubs!
Big boy Kandula explored 1 of the new Elephant Trails yards today. You can explore new ET exhibits starting Friday!
3 beautiful sculptures - among many things you'll enjoy when the Elephant Trails Outpost opens in a week!
Ears a-flapping, Ambika is ready for phase 1 of Elephant Trails to open Labor Day weekend!
Shanthi explored Yard 3 of her new home on Elephant Trails this morning for the 1st time!
Baby sengi? aka black and rufous giant elephant shrew born at our Small Mammal House. She's now leaving her nest!
Haloko, our gorilla grandma, turned 43 yesterday! Keepers gave her special birthday enrichment.
Our red panda mother and week-old cub. Read all about them and see more pix at bit.ly/c5Pb0M
What's red & white & cute all over? Our week-old red panda cub!! Prepare for cute overload.
Can you believe that's the same species?! Know what it is? Find out about our baby birds: http://bit.ly/bb23l0
Our Andean bear cubs were named Chaska and Bernardo by public vote. http://bit.ly/djcxv3
We're home to the oldest known Speke's gazelle in a zoo & it's his b-day! The little endangered herbivore's 15!
Another gorgeous clouded leopard cub photo? Sure!
Think you've already seen the cutest clouded leopard cub pix ever? Think again!!
Here's the female cub! Yep, we've got 1 boy & 1 girl! Find out how you can tell them apart: http://bit.ly/bXtTiI
Andean bear mom + cub playing! Lots more photos & a brand new update at http://bit.ly/bXtTiI
Baby bear Friday! New photos of our Andean bear cubs. 2 boys? 2 girls? 1 each? Find out today!
It's a girl! And she could soon be a big sister! http://bit.ly/8Y6MIl
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