PHOTOS: Valentine's Day Treats For Animals At Brookfield ZooSeveral animals at Brookfield Zoo received heart-shaped treats from the animal care staff on Wednesday to celebrate Valentine's Day.
Ramar, One Of Brookfield Zoo's Male Gorillas, Turns 50Ramar, a western lowland gorilla at Brookfield Zoo, turned 50 this month making him one of the oldest gorillas in an accredited North American zoo.
PHOTOS: Brookfield Zoo Welcomes Gray Seal PupA gray seal pup was born Dec. 26 at Brookfield Zoo.
Brookfield Zoo Animals Enjoying Wintry WeatherThe arctic blast is an invitation for most to stay indoors, but for some Brookfield Zoo animals, the cold weather means playtime!
Brookfield Zoo Euthanizes Oldest Male Polar Bear In North AmericaBrookfield Zoo made the decision Friday to euthanize Aussie, the oldest male polar bear in an accredited North American zoo.
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.