The National Zoo is planning a concert featuring the band Portugal. The Man to draw attention to the dwindling number of about 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild.
All four of the National Zoo’s youngest African lion cubs passed their swim test Tuesday.
The shooting outside the National Zoo was part of a dispute between rival gangs, police say.
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The National Zoo’s director says he’s rethinking security plans after a shooting near the popular destination.
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo will unveil an ‘endangered song’ on Earth Day to highlight Sumatran tigers.
Two people were shot near the entrance to the National Zoo in D.C. on Monday, police say.
A rare snowy owl that gained national attention when it was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital is scheduled to be released into the wild after a rehab stint in Minnesota.
The National Zoo’s panda cub, Bao Bao, is out and about in her mother’s outdoor enclosure for the first time Tuesday.
Animal keepers at the National Zoo have saved a sloth bear cub after two others were eaten by the mother.