The animals weren't left out of festivities at Berlin's famous zoo.
The zoo, deprived of customers amid the coronavirus lockdown, says it needs €500,000 a month to stay afloat.
The zookeeper, who is in a serious condition in hospital, suffered head and chest traumas and open fractures on both arms.
Martin Blyth has gone from the classroom to founding his own innovative wildlife park with a focus on conservation.
A triumph for the worldwide campaign calling for Kaavan the elephant's release. But where will he go now?
For the first time in nine years, a rare red panda was born at Berlin's Tierpark Zoo.
A 55-year-old woman who worked at the Zürich zoo was attacked and killed by a Siberian tiger. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.
There are now fewer than 4,000 tigers left in the wild, down from 100,000 in the early 1900s.
A Chicago aquarium is sharing penguin mating season online, as the birds find partners and materials to nest with.
A zoo near Chicago in the US used its redundant Christmas trees to give animals a post-holiday treat.
Born on the eve of the 70th National Day of China, on September 30, 2019, the baby panda got its name from Guoqing, which literally translates into "national celebration" in honor of the occasion.
Krefeld zoo is expected to rebuild its ape house as donations pour in following the blaze but animal rights activists have decried the proposal.
Among the dead was Europe's oldest gorilla, Massa.
Hakodate Tropical Botanical Garden, pumps water into its monkey park every December. Staff maintain the temperature at 40 degrees Celsius.