Los Angeles Zoo

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2014

    Baby Sifaka, the Lemur that Dances, Born at St. Louis Zoo

    There's a brand new baby at the St. Louis Zoo. Kapika, a female Coquerel's sifaka (sh-fahk) -- a type of lemur -- was born at the zoo's primate house on January 21, and the zoo says she's now ready for visitors.

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    January 8, 2009

    Elephant Treament Lands Saint Louis Zoo in "Hall of Shame"

    This just in from the In Defense of Animals organization: Our very own Saint Louis Zoo has landed in the "Hall of Shame" for the confinement and treatment of its elephants. Visitors to the zoo over the past few years may have noticed a foot brace on Clara (an elephant that was euthanized in 2007 at ... More >>