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Meet Your New Neighbors, Chicago -- Skunks

CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’ve spotted skunks in Chicago, you might want to get used to them, even if you do want to keep your distance. 344 more words


After 18 years In Lincoln Park, Molly The Amur Tiger Is Put Down

CHICAGO (CBS) — A popular, longtime resident of Lincoln Park Zoo, Molly the Amur tiger was euthanized this week because of failing health from advanced age. 260 more words


Today Is World Lion Day

You guys know me and how I feel about kitty cats.  I love them all.  I love the little kitty cats like Sali Dali Cat and Oreo Speedwagon, and I love the great big kitty cats like Adelor and Myra and Helene that used to live at the Lincoln Park Zoo.  288 more words

Missy Barrett

Sanctuary, Zoo, Lab: Name Games or Core Differences?

The announcement of a research partnership between Lincoln Park Zoo (Chicago) and Chimp Haven (a federally funded sanctuary for NIH retired chimpanzees) has led to increased dialogue, particularly in regards to what this means for the chimpanzees’ well-being and importantly, the kinds of activities that a sanctuary is allowed to engage with the animals under their care. 3,245 more words


Photo Time! Lincoln Park Zoo (Again)

Well, a change of plans and an extremely crowded Michigan Avenue — three parking garages attempted, three parking garages full — resulted in another trip to the Lincoln Park Zoo. 373 more words


There's A Red Panda Baby Boom Happening At Lincoln Park Zoo

Remember Addison and Clark, the two red pandas born at Lincoln Park Zoo last summer?

Well, they’re old news now because two more red pandas were born at the zoo last June! 111 more words