Great-Grandmother Giraffe Mithra Euthanized At Brookfield ZooA great-grandmother giraffe, the matriarch of the herd at Brookfield Zoo, has been euthanized after 25 years at the west suburban zoo.
Brookfield Zoo Guests Can Now See Southern Hairy-Nosed Wombat JoeyNine months after birth, Brookfield Zoo guest can now see a new addition, a southern hairy-nosed wombat joey.
PHOTOS: Brookfield Zoo Animals Enjoy Pumpkins Ahead Of HalloweenBrookfield Zoo staff treated some of its animals to some pumpkins ahead of the zoo’s "Boo! at the Zoo" Halloween celebration.
Emotional Military Daddy, Daughter Surprise Reunion At Brookfield ZooThursday's 1 p.m. dolphin show at Brookfield Zoo was the site of an emotional reunion for a military family from the Sycamore area.
Two California Sea Lion Pups Make Public Debut At Brookfield ZooGuests visiting Brookfield Zoo’s Pinniped Point can now see two 1½-month old California sea lion pups.
Oldest Animal At Brookfield Zoo Receives Two Successful SurgeriesThe veterinary staff of the Chicago Zoological Society, along with a board-certified veterinary dentist and an orthopedic surgeon conducted Thursday two operations on Ramar, a 49-year-old western lowland gorilla - one for dental problems and one for knee arthritis.
Brookfield Zoo Offers New Animal Encounters: Giraffe Feedings And Penguin EncountersBrookfield Zoo now offers zoogoers the opportunity to get up close and interact with two different animals.
Two Sea Lion Pups Born Week Apart, First In 30 Years At Brookfield ZooThe first pup, a female, was born June 4. A week later, on June 11, a male pup was born.
Convicted Child Sex Offender Arrested At Brookfield ZooAs part of his requirement for parole, Rick Lucas was not allowed to have contact with any children without a supervisor present.
Brookfield Zoo Celebrates Its 28th Okapi Birth Since 1959An okapi calf was born May 16 at Brookfield Zoo.
Double The Otter Trouble: Twin Pups Born At Brookfield ZooBrookfield Zoo welcomed twin North American river otter pups recently, the first-ever births among the species in the west suburban zoo’s history.
Brookfield Zoo Welcomes First Reindeer Fawn In 37 YearsA reindeer named "Bunny," at Brookfield Zoo, gave birth Wednesday to a male fawn just days before Easter.