Rhino are coming to the Calgary Zoo!

Rhino are coming to the Calgary Zoo!

Rhino are coming! In 2014 the zoo will become home to a pair of greater one-horned rhinoceros.

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Calgary Zoo conservation research - extreme stories from the field, part two

Calgary Zoo conservation research - extreme stories from the field, part two

Another story from a Calgary Zoo conservation researcher about the extreme conditions they encounter in the field

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John Cleese kicks off his Calgary visit at the Zoo!

John Cleese kicks off his Calgary visit at the Zoo!

John Cleese kicked off his Calgary visit with a stop at the Calgary Zoo!

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Recovering the Vancouver Island marmot

Recovering the Vancouver Island marmot

Find out how our conservation research team is working with other researchers, biologists and zoo professionals to help in the recovery of Vancouver Island marmots.

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Jumping in to save northern leopard frogs

Jumping in to save northern leopard frogs

Learn how the zoo's Conservation Research team is working to save northern leopard frogs.

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Black-tailed prairie dog research

Black-tailed prairie dog research

Learn how the Calgary Zoo's Conservation Research team is working to protect prairie dogs. 

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Calgary Zoo Helps Conserve Peruvian Penguins

Calgary Zoo Helps Conserve Peruvian Penguins

Since the opening of the Penguin Plunge exhibit in early 2012 (one of the largest permanent penguin exhibits in North America), the flightless birds have become Calgary superstars. Fascinating and engaging, our varieties of penguins including Humboldt, gentoo, king and rockhopper, have captured the hearts of children and adults alike.

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Calgary Zoo conservation research - extreme stories from the field

Calgary Zoo conservation research - extreme stories from the field

In our new conservation outreach series, we're hearing about some of the extreme conditions our researchers experience in the field. This week we hear from Kelly Boyle.

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Helping hippos! Calgary Zoo conservation outreach in Africa