E-RASE YOUR E-WASTE AT THE CALGARY ZOO

Calgary, AB – To mark Earth Day on Saturday April 22, the Calgary Zoo is calling on all Calgarians to safely and securely recycle their unused electronics. Working with GEEP, Global Electric...

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EASTER EGGSTRAVAGANZA GOES LOCAL

The Calgary Zoo’s Annual Easter Eggstravaganza takes on a Canadiana twist this year in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday. Taking inspiration from those close to home, the two-day event will...

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Who would you name Canada's greatest animal?

Since 1975, the beaver has held the title of Canada’s national animal. For Canada’s 150th birthday, the Calgary Zoo wants to know; does the beaver’s industrious nature and great teeth really qualify...

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CALGARY ZOO LEADS THE WAY IN FOOD SUSTAINABILITY

The Calgary Zoo continues to break ground in food sustainability practices with the recent recognition of two significant designations. Just this past month, the zoo was awarded the first tourist...

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CELEBRATE KIMANI’S 1ST BIRTHDAY

Kimani, the Calgary Zoo’s youngest Western lowland gorilla turns one-year-old on March 9, and a day of celebrating is planned. To mark this milestone, she will receive some festive birthday-themed...

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GORILLAS FEELING THE LOVE

It’s time for celebrations of love at the Calgary Zoo. Featuring the zoo’s Western lowland gorilla troop, comprised of females Dossi, Yewande, Kioja, Zuri and the nearly one-year-old Kimani, the...

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INNOVATIVE AGREEMENT SUPPORTS EXPANSION OF ZOO’S CONSERVATION PROGRAMS

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Zoo today announced an innovative agreement with one of Canada’s top veterinary clinics to assist the zoo as it expands its endangered species breeding programs. As part of a...

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INVESTIGATION FINDS PENGUIN DEATHS “EXTRAORDINARY AND TRAGIC”

Calgary, AB – The Calgary Zoo is announcing the investigation into the sudden loss of seven Humboldt penguins during the night of December 7, 2016 is now complete. After an exhaustive investigation...

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PENGUIN WALK RETURNS MARKING FIVE YEARS OF STRUTTING

The Calgary Zoo’s popular Penguin Walk is celebrating its fifth anniversary as the king penguins will once again take to the pathways for another royal waddle through the zoo. Starting on Saturday,...

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Calgary Zoo mourns the loss of Humboldt Penguins

The Calgary Zoo is deeply saddened to share news of the deaths of seven Humboldt penguins discovered this morning in Penguin Plunge.

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