Calgary Zoo

Calgary Zoo Sends Water For Testing After 200 Fish Die

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2016 | Canada Alberta

The zoo is working to find the cause of death.

Giraffe Delivers Stillborn Calf On The Way To Calgary Zoo

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada Alberta

The giraffe was on its way from the San Diego Zoo.

Calgary Zoo Gorilla Dies From A Literal Broken Heart

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 05.17.2016 | Canada Alberta

"This is a sad day..."

Calgary Zoo Says Baby Gorilla Isn't Gaining Enough Weight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2016 | Canada Alberta

The zoo is keeping a close eye on the newborn.

Calgary Zoo Otter Drowns After Getting Tangled In A Pair Of Pants

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 02.17.2016 | Canada Alberta

It's not the first time zookeeper error has led to animals' deaths at the facility.

Calgary Zoo Gorilla Is Pregnant!

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 01.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Congratulations!

Marmot Pups Get 'Star Wars'-Inspired Names From Calgary Zoo

The Huffington Post Alberta | Sarah Rieger | Posted 12.22.2015 | Canada Alberta

Hello Han, Luke, Leia...

Calgary Zoo Offers Home For Cheetah Missing In B.C.

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The animal was spotted last week wearing what looks like a collar.

Wobbly (And Adorable) Baby Giraffe Born At Calgary Zoo

CP | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Alberta

AWWWWWWWW.

Calgary Zoo, Controversial Hunting Group Part Ways

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

The hunting group previously counted Walter Palmer, the killer of Cecil the Lion, as a member.

Calgary Zoo's Ties To Big Game Hunters Questioned

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2015 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY — An animal rights group is questioning the Calgary Zoo's connection to a hunting organization that has in the past included Walter Palmer, ...

Calgary Zoo Welcomes Orphaned Bear Cubs

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

Two black bear cubs orphaned in the Yukon are getting a second chance at the Calgary Zoo. The bears lost their mother in mid-July when wildlife of...

Calgary Elephants Settling In Just Fine In U.S.

CBC | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada Alberta

Kamala, Swarna, and Maharani, three elephants from the Calgary Zoo, are settling in at their new home in Washington, D.C., after a long road trip and ...

LOOK: White Bear Makes Calgary Zoo Debut

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 06.13.2014 | Canada Alberta

A striking "white" black bear is ready to be admired at the Calgary Zoo. The distinctive bear spent the winter hibernating at the zoo, after being...

Calgary Zoo Shares Great News For This Endangered Species

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - One of Canada’s most endangered birds has several new little ones to add to its population.The Calgary Zoo says it is raising 11 greater s...

A Bittersweet Day At The Calgary Zoo

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.20.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - After being delayed by bad weather, three favourites at the Calgary Zoo have packed their trunks and left the city.The zoo says its three fe...

Why The Province And Feds Are Giving These Birds Millions

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The future of the critically endangered greater sage grouse could well be determined on a ranch south of Calgary.The ranch is operated by th...

Unpleasant Surprise At Calgary Zoo

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Calgary Zoo says a hippopotamus has delivered stillborn twins — an event which came as a surprise to zookeepers who didn't know the an...

Why Calgary Keeps On Impressing Me

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Calgary amazes me. I've visited the city three times in the past 18 months. It is a city whose economic boom has led to a blossoming of culture that has created one of the most vibrant and enjoyable places to visit in North America.

Calgary Zoo Welcomes A Bunch Of New Animals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The welcome wagon is busy at the Calgary Zoo.Officials say the zoo's animal family has increased with the recent arrival of a white black be...

Welcome Back, Calgary Zoo!

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.28.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Hundreds of grownups and children pressed up behind a purple banner Thursday as they waited for the chance to reconnect with furry, feathery...

Another Penguin Dies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Another penguin has died at the Calgary Zoo.Zoo officials say they made the "difficult" decision to euthanize Houdini, a 14-month-old male G...

GREAT News For Zoolights Fans

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.17.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Calgary Zoo plans to fling its doors wide to visitors next month for the first time since the animal park was heavily damaged by floodin...

More Tragedy At The Calgary Zoo

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Two more penguins have died at the Calgary Zoo.The zoo says Eduardo, a male Humboldt penguin, died Sunday of a fungal infection that affects...

What An Ontario Zoo Is Doing For Calgary's Flooded Facility

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada Alberta

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - A zoo in Peterborough, Ont., says it will hold a fundraising event in support of the Calgary Zoo's 2 By 2 Rebuild the Zoo campaig...