An endangered baby giraffe made his first public debut at a northern Czech zoo earlier this week, 12 days after being born in the enclosure.
The teen later abandoned the animal outside a hotel with a note, and prosecutors say the suspect had hoped to keep it as a pet.
Footage has been released of the first giant panda cubs to be born at Berlin Zoo.
A black panther that was spotted prowling rooftops in France has been stolen from a zoological park.
Bullfrogs, meerkats and penguins were among the animals to hit the scales at London Zoo for their annual weigh-in.
Daela, an African elephant and Dunja, an Asian are both former circus performers.
The calf born this week at the San Diego Zoo was conceived through artificial insemination.
Meet the latest addition to the elephant family at Vienna's Schönbrunn Zoo.
A California sea lion pup has made its public debut at Brookfield Zoo in Illinois.
The male pup named Charger was born on June 10 to a 9-year-old sea lion named Josephine.
Mayombe, 12, and Kuimba, 9, were born in captivity in Beauval Zoo, France.
To keep cool, some animals have taken matters into their own hands (or trunks). At these zoos in Austria and Germany, worm ice lollies are on the menu too.
With temperatures topping 30 degrees Celsius (86 degrees Fahrenheit), keeping cool is tough at the best of times and if you happen to be covered from head to foot in orange fur, sometimes there's nothing for it but to reach for the hose.
The city council voted to modify bylaws, saying breeding will eventually be halted if they are not adhered to. Animal rights activists celebrated but some zookeepers are worried restrictions could do more harm than good.
Giant panda Yuan Yuan was officially handed over from China to Vienna's Schoenbrunn zoo on Monday (May 20) in a ceremony attended by top Austrian and Chinese officials.
The Topeka Zoo has decided not to euthanize the tiger, named Sanjiv, noting that Sumatran Tigers are critically endangered, according to a spokesperson.
Rome Zoo welcomed four new baby flamingos yesterday. Zookeepers were surprised by the sudden fecondity of their animals.
Animals at London Zoo kicked off their Easter celebrations early on Thursday (April 18) as zookeepers feed them some eggs special treats.
An international welfare group evacuated dozens of animals languishing in a ramshackle Gaza zoo on Sunday to sanctuaries abroad, in the fourth and largest such rescue mission in the beleaguered, war-torn Palestinian enclave.
A Czech zoo welcomed the arrival of an albino wallaby baby and raised hopes that it will become the zoo's new star attraction.
Jaguar claws Arizona woman who climbed zoo barrier to take a selfie
There are fewer than 2,600 Rothschild giraffes remaining in the world.
The UK's Longleat zoo reported the death of one of its Siberian tigers following a fight on Tuesday, marking the second violent tiger death at UK zoos in a week
Panda-monium over! Rare Red Panda found and returning to Belfast Zoo
Zoo animals welcome recycled Christmas trees
The 27-day old youngster is spending its days sleeping, nursing and cuddling up to its mother.
A zoo in Japan gives it penguin population Christmas appeal by dressing them up as santas for a special festive parade.