Everyone's always buzzing about the Zoo. Here are some of the latest headlines:
Daily News - February 27, 2014Seventeen-year-old Ashley got her wish when she became an animal keeper at the Zoo for a day. Read more.
Los Angeles Times - February 20, 2014A unique partnership between the airport and the Zoo keeps invasive species out of landfills and gives zoo animals a leafy treat. Read more.
L.A. Observed February 14, 2014
California condor Dolly and her keeper, Mike Clark, pay a special visit to Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Read more.
Los Angeles Magazine February 7, 2014
Comparing two wildly different events: a risqué musical parody of 50 Shades of Gray and the Zoo's "provocative presentation" about animal mating. Read more.
KPCC's "Off Ramp" January 29, 2014
To promote the Zoo's Valentine's event, "Sex and the City Zoo," former L.A. Zoo Curator Mike Dee spoke with KPCC about animal mating, dating and cohabitating. Read more.
Los Angeles Times December 22, 2013
The Times editorial board opines, "The zoo's nonprofit fundraising arm might be able to bring magic back to the animal kingdom." Read more.
Los Angeles Times December 17, 2013
A crew from the L.A. Zoo helps round up flamingos that fled when the rest of their flock was transported from the Betfair Hollywood Park to Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Read more.
Los Angeles Times October 30, 2013
A statewide ban on lead ammunition may reduce the number of California condors suffering from lead toxicity in the future. Read more.
Los Angeles Times October 2013
The Los Angeles Zoo is trying to raise the population of female Komodo dragons, a giant and endangered lizard, by using a DNA test originally devised for identifying the gender of bird egg. Watch video.
Forbes Life September 23, 2013
In case you have the chance to take a helicopter ride over Los Angeles... Read more.
USA Today August 29, 2013
The Zoo's Tom Mankiewicz Conservation Carousel made USA Today's list of memorable merry-go-rounds. Read more.
FoxNews.com August 14, 2013
More praise for our carousel, named one of the "best in the country" by Fox News. Read more.
Red Tricycle February 28, 2013
The popular parenting site Red Tricycle picks six local carousels for L.A. kids, calling the Zoo's Tom Mankiewicz Conservation Carousel "so much more than just ponies!" Read more.