Current News

The Calgary Zoo is open year round. Something interesting is always happening, no matter the season. We’re committed to keeping everyone informed about the latest news at the zoo, and this is the place we do it. See our most current media releases below, and check out the archives in you’re interested in a story that’s more than six months old.

When You Have a Nose for News

There are about 95 species of lemurs with many different sizes, colours and habits. Mongoose lemurs are special because they are cathemeral – they are active at different times of the day, depending on the season.