Oregon Zoo

Latest articles

1d
OregonLive.com
Polar bears at Portland's zoo: A century marked by sadness, tragedyrole in the survival of the species. If you know where to look, you can find t
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
role in the survival of the species. If you know where to look, you can find the exact spot in Washington Park where the Oregon Zoo's polar bear story began in 1905. It's a secluded grove of rhododendrons and ferns, just steps from the Coming of... Read more
2d
Geelong Advertiser
Oregon Zoo’s Otters Share Halloween Treat. Credit – YouTube/Oregon Zoo via StoryfulThe otters at the Oregon Zoo were getting ready for Halloween in a video posted
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
The otters at the Oregon Zoo were getting ready for Halloween in a video posted on Monday, October 16. The video features the staff tossing a carved pumpkin filled with fish into the otters’ pool, and the three otters descended onto the treat.... Read more
3d
OregonLive.com
Nora, The Loneliest Polar Bear: How we did the storyReporter Kale Williams has chronicled the life of Nora, a 2-year-old polar bear
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Reporter Kale Williams has chronicled the life of Nora, a 2-year-old polar bear who spent about a year at the Oregon Zoo in Portland. With photographers and video producers, he visited zoos in three states and also traveled to Alaska to trace Nora's... Read more
3d
OregonLive.com
Enter a Project Nora drawing contest and you could win an iPadthree age categories): Family Zoo pass (value $169); and, second prize (for all
OregonLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
three age categories): Family Zoo pass (value $169); and, second prize (for all three age categories): four tickets to the Oregon Zoo and $25 gift card at Zoo gift store; third prize (for all three age categories): $50 gift card at Powell's. Best... Read more
5 related articles
4d
OregonLive.com
Project Nora: Complete rules for children's drawing contestcategory) and one (1) Best in Show winner for a total of ten (10) winners. The
OregonLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
category) and one (1) Best in Show winner for a total of ten (10) winners. The First prize is one (1) Family pass to the Oregon Zoo (may be subject to certain restrictions). The approximate retail value of the first prize is $169 each. The Second... Read more
5 related articles
9d
FOX 12 Oregon
Thelma, the geriatric Oregon Zoo otter with one lung, euthanizedThe Oregon Zoo said goodbye to one of its longtime residents Saturday when Thel
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 9 days ago
The Oregon Zoo said goodbye to one of its longtime residents Saturday when Thelma the otter was humanely euthanized, the zoo announced Monday. The zoo said Thelma had experienced a decline in her health due to complications related to her age.... Read more
20d
New York Post
New Twitter is turning grown adults into clowns and crybabiesare lamenting the loss of the tweet’s brevity. Below are some of Twitter’s mos
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
are lamenting the loss of the tweet’s brevity. Below are some of Twitter’s most astute reactions to the change. The Oregon Zoo took advantage of newfound space to share an important message. Otters otters otters otters otters otters otters... Read more
28d
The Seattle Times
Fall colors and new village are draws at Portland’s dazzling Japanese Gardenmusic might have been overpowered by the shrieks of monkeys that once occupied
The Seattle Times / Posted 28 days ago
music might have been overpowered by the shrieks of monkeys that once occupied a nearby grotto, part of the neighboring Oregon Zoo. But the monkeys and the zoo moved farther uphill in Portland’s Washington Park, and the Portland Japanese... Read more
29d
FOX 13 Utah
Hogle Zoo releases a few photographs of its new Polar Bear, ‘Nora’-- Hogle Zoo's newest attraction is here. Nora the polar bear has arrived safe
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 29 days ago
-- Hogle Zoo's newest attraction is here. Nora the polar bear has arrived safely from Portland where she had been at the Oregon Zoo. She's exploring her new home and getting to know her keepers, but won't make her public debut for a while. Nora... Read more
m
The Columbian
Crews scramble to get pygmy bunnies away from wildfireendangered in the 1990s. By 2001 the state population was down to just 16 rabbi
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
endangered in the 1990s. By 2001 the state population was down to just 16 rabbits, which were caught and taken to the Oregon Zoo and Washington State University. The species was kept on “life support” and interbred with pygmy rabbits from... Read more

In this news