A new elephant will be joining the herd at the National Zoo in Washington after her companion died at a zoo in Louisiana.
The National Zoo is inviting its Facebook fans to name the male sloth cub that was born in December.
Ever since scientists detected a rise in giant panda Mei Xiang’s urinary estrogens on March 26, the National Zoo has been abuzz with talk of another baby for the 14-year-old bear.
A Chinese veterinarian has performed an artificial insemination on the National Zoo’s female giant panda, Mei Xiang, as she attempts to conceive for the second time in a year.
Entertain the little ones and plan a visit to one of these kid-friendly Easter events in the DC metro area.
The National Zoo says breeding season has arrived for the giant pandas after a cub was born last year but died six days later.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo in Washington is opening an expansive new community center for elephants and hopes to begin expanding its herd.
As spring flowers burst with color, splashing the nation’s capital with their delicate beauty, artists of all types spring to life with their own works of art showcased through festivals and events.
Twin Andean bear cubs born at the National Zoo in December received clean bills of health Wednesday.
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC)- Angry Birds make for happy apes. OK, maybe not Angry Birds. But orangutans at the National Zoo are enjoying an assortment of iPad apps as part of an enrichment program called Apps […]
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