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First-Ever Hatch of Horned Guan Chicks at Saint Louis Zoo

The Saint Louis Zoo today announced that two critically endangered horned guan chicks hatched at the zoo on Friday, Aug. 7—the first for the zoo, and only the second recorded breeding of the species in the United States.

08/20/2015

Four-year-old Kenzi with mom Rani and sister Maliha - April 2015 (Robin Winkelman, Saint Louis Zoo)

World Elephant Day to be Celebrated Today at Saint Louis Zoo

Today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saint Louis Zoo visitors can meet members of the Zoo’s three-generation Asian elephant family in River’s Edge, participate in interactive elephant-themed activities and hear keeper chats.

08/12/2015

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Saint Louis Zoo ‘Doing Well Financially’

Bonner says endowments continue to rise and so does visitor spending on parking, concessions and souvenirs.

07/29/2015

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Judge Blocks Gun-Rights Group from Saint Louis Zoo

Circuit Court Judge Joan Moriarty issued a temporary restraining order against Jeffry Smith of Cincinnati, or anyone acting with him, from entering zoo property in possession of a firearm or any other lethal weapon – whether open or concealed.

06/12/2015

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UPDATED: Zoo Takes Legal Action to Block Gun Protesters

Missouri laws may not allow police to keep the protest outside the Saint Louis Zoo’s walls.

06/12/2015

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Gun-Rights Activist Questions Saint Louis Zoo’s Firearms Ban

A gun-rights advocate says he and others may show up next week at the St. Louis Zoo with firearms or empty holsters to challenge the site’s ban of weapons.

06/09/2015

Kali swims in the new McDonnell Polar Bear Point at the Saint Louis Zoo in St. Louis on June 4, 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

PHOTOS: Kali the Polar Bear Makes Himself at Home at New Saint Louis Zoo Exhibit

Polar Bear Point opens to the public this Saturday.

06/04/2015

Polar Bear 'Kali' at the Buffalo Zoo on 4-30-15 (Kelly Ann Brown, Buffalo Zoo)

Polar Bear ‘Kali’ Transported to Saint Louis Zoo Via FedEx

In March 2013, the orphaned bear was turned over to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service by an Alaskan hunter who unknowingly killed Kali’s mother in a subsistence hunt.

05/08/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In St. Louis

Enjoy an unforgettable break with your kids this year, no plane tickets needed.

03/13/2015

Merah, a 45-year-old Sumatran orangutan, gave birth to a baby on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, at Jungle of the Apes at the Saint Louis Zoo in St. Louis. UPI/Saint Louis Zoo

Baby Orangutan Born at Saint Louis Zoo

The Saint Louis Zoo has announced the birth of a baby orangutan to Merah, a 45-year-old Sumatran orangutan, on Sunday at Jungle of the Apes at the zoo in St. Louis.

12/18/2014

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