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15-year-old female cheetah, Alix. (Credit: The Maryland Zoo)

15-Year-Old Cheetah Euthanized at Maryland Zoo

The Maryland Zoo says veterinarians have euthanized a 15-year-old female cheetah after the cat’s health declined.


Photo courtesy of The Maryland Zoo, Jeffrey F. Bill

Final Vote in For Baby Penguins’ Names at The Maryland Zoo

Two penguin chicks at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore are now named after people voted for the past couple of weeks on what to call them, the zoo says.


File photo of a chimpanzee. (credit: STEFAN SIMONSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Female Chimpanzee at Md. Zoo Dies

Officials at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore say a 21-year-old female chimpanzee has been found dead in her quarters.