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Ringling Bros Sidelines Elephant Suffering Foot Problem

“You can tell, observing the way that she walks, that she’s having major problems.” said PETA’s Matt Bruce.


(credit: Archer Daniels Midland Company)

Regional Chamber President Weighs in on Possible ADM Move

St. Louis Regional Chamber President Joe Reagan says St. Louis makes sense because of the plant sciences hub here as well as the investment ADM already has.



Guide To St. Louis’ Boo At The Zoo

Boo at the Zoo is a great way to spend quality time with the kids and offers them safe and fun trick-or-treat activities they look forward to all year long.


An artist rendering of a gondola over I-64, via the St. Louis Zoo.

Zoo Commission Approves Framework for Major Expansion

The approved framework calls for linking the current 93-acre campus to the new site with a gondola, bridge, trolleys or trams.


File photo of a snake hatching from an egg. (Photo by ASIT KUMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Endangered Mountain Vipers Born At St. Louis Zoo

Nine endangered snakes indigenous to Turkey are now calling the St. Louis Zoo home.


Umeme, Swahili for “lightning,” can be observed most days at the Zoo’s Red Rocks area near the camels. (Photo credit: Kim Downey/Saint Louis Zoo)

Rare Okapi Born at the St. Louis Zoo

With a velvety dark striped coat, the okapi is one of the world’s rarest animals in captivity.


Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Top Zoo And Aquarium Events In St. Louis

The St. Louis Zoo and the World Aquarium offer exciting activities for a perfect summer.


American burying beetle

Zoo Preps To Reintroduce Endangered Bettle

The St. Louis Zoo announced they plan to reintroduce the endangered American burying beetle this summer.



Charlie Brennan – Friday, May 24th – Lou Gramm of Foreigner, Replay of Doors’ Ray Manzarek Interview, and STL Zoo Box Turtle Study

Charlie talks with Foreigner Lead Vocalist Lou Gramm; replayed a 2010 interview with The Doors’ Ray Manzarek, who died this week at the age of 74; and talked about a STL Zoo Box Turtle Study with Dr. Sharon Deem and Dr. Stephen Blake.


Sarah Riffle/Saint Louis Zoo and Stephanie Richmond/Saint Louis Zoo

St. Louis Zoo Announces Name for Baby Elephant

More than 50,000 votes have come in for the contest to name the new baby girl elephant at the St. Louis and the winning name is: