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Name the St. Louis Zoo’s Baby Elephant

Contest ends Sunday. Most-popular choice to be announced Monday, May 6.


(Photo April 26 by Katie Pilgram/Saint Louis Zoo.)

Poll: St. Louis Zoo’s New Baby Elephant Needs a Name

An Asian elephant calf was born at the St. Louis Zoo on Friday night needs a name. Zoo officials are once again asking for your help.


The St. Louis Zoo's newest Asian elephant, born April 26, 2013. (St. Louis Zoo/Katie Pilgram)

The Zoo’s Newest Addition

The yet-to-be named female elephant calf weighs over 250 pounds.


Elephant Born at St. Louis Zoo

The Zoo’s 42-year-old Asian elephant, Ellie, gave birth to a baby girl around 11 p.m. Friday.


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Man Scales Antelope Enclosure to Evade Police

In the end, they had to tase a man who was trying to climb into the antelope enclosure at Forest Park overnight.


Kali the polar bear cub may be destined for St. Louis Zoo, says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (photo courtesy U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

St. Louis Zoo May Get Orphaned Polar Bear

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Alaskan cub will go to Buffalo, NY first.


(photo credit: PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of The Winter In St. Louis

If you’ve been nesting indoors all winter instead of getting out to enjoy those seasonal changes, don’t worry. It’s not too late to enjoy the last dregs of winter in the Lou.


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Amid A Slew Of Closures, One Attraction Remained Open

There is one place you can count on to stay open, no matter what the weather is like: the St. Louis Zoo.



St. Louis Zoo Sets Attendance Record in 2012

Records show 3,519,926 people visited the St. Louis zoo in 2012.


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Nearly a Dozen Cars Burglarized at St. Louis Zoo

The break-ins happened Friday night as several Girl Scout troops were at the zoo for a campout.