Official Blog of the L.A. Zoo

Learn about exciting Zoo developments, including animal updates, events, expert perspectives, and field reports on our conservation initiatives at the Zoo and around the world.

Elephants of Asia Update: L.A. Zoo Asian Elephants Can Now Share Same Physical Space
Elephants of Asia Update: L.A. Zoo Asian Elephants Can Now Share Same Physical Space

Guests may see something new at Elephants of Asia – Billy, Tina, Jewel, and Shaunzi are now sharing the same physical space!

Zoo Conference Brings Black Voices to the Forefront of the Conservation Conversation
Zoo Conference Brings Black Voices to the Forefront of the Conservation Conversation

In this time of turmoil, change is possible if we are brave enough to ask difficult questions—and respond with meaningful, sustained action.

Statement from the Los Angeles Zoo on Social and Racial Justice, Inclusion, and Equity
Statement from the Los Angeles Zoo on Social and Racial Justice, Inclusion, and Equity

The Los Angeles Zoo is committed to being a dedicated resource for our City, so when we see and feel Angelenos angry, confused, and in pain, we know we owe it to our community to speak up.

WATCH! Top 5 Favorite Movies & TV Shows, Curated by Los Angeles Zoo Staff
WATCH! Top 5 Favorite Movies & TV Shows, Curated by Los Angeles Zoo Staff

#1 “Betty White: First Lady of Television” Recommended by Karen Poly, Zoo Registrar This wonderful Netflix documentary about the life of legendary animal lover and lifelong L.A.

READ! Top 5 Favorite Books, Curated by Los Angeles Zoo Staff
READ! Top 5 Favorite Books, Curated by Los Angeles Zoo Staff

We asked our staff to share their recommendations on things to enjoy at home. This week’s list is of interesting books.