Second African Lion Dies At Brookfield Zoo“Isis and her mate were majestic animals who had a strong bond. The staff, who dedicated their lives to care for these charismatic lions, are heartbroken by their loss."
Brookfield Zoo Announces Death Of African Lion ZendaAccording to the zoo, staff saw that Zenda was having trouble standing and walking. Over the last week, vets were treating his symptoms with medication to ease the animal's pain.
Police Put Up Barriers After Complaints Neighbors' About Traffic Jams For Brookfield Zoo Holiday Magic Light ShowThere were positive changes to report Tuesday after a headache in Brookfield that trapped people in their homes.
Neighbors Say Traffic Jams For Brookfield Zoo Light Show Are Trapping Them In Their HomesA lights display has caused nothing but holiday headaches for some families near Brookfield Zoo.
Brookfield Zoo To Light Up With Holiday Magic On Weekends In DecemberHoliday Magic at Brookfield Zoo, the Chicago area’s longest-running holiday lights show starts Saturday night, filled with family-friendly activities and more than 1 million LED lights.
Thanksgiving Comes Early For Brookfield Zoo LemursThe lemurs have celebrated Thanksgiving at the zoo for the past six years.
Brookfield Zoo Animals Celebrate Halloween Early With Pumpkin TreatsAnimals ranging from sloths and porcupines to bears and hippos enjoyed festive pumpkin treats.
Zoo Animals Beat The Heat With Large Frozen TreatsWhirl, an Amur tiger, got ice filled with chuck meat and bones. Meanwhile Axhi, one of the zoo's grizzly bears, will enjoy a 300 pound block of ice as well as smaller pieces with fruit inside.
Sea Lion Pup Charger Makes Debut At Brookfield ZooCharger, a month-old sea lion pup, debuted at Brookfield Zoo on Friday, enjoying the sun and warm summer air alongside his mother, Josephine.
Brookfield Zoo Announces Brick Safari Exhibit With LEGO Animal SculpturesBrookfield Zoo announced its new exhibit that will feature more than 40 life size animal sculptures made from millions of LEGO bricks.
Baby Monkey Born At Brookfield ZooA baby colobus monkey born recently at Brookfield Zoo is winning over hearts.
Cute Animals Play In The Spring SnowstormThe spring snowstorm that took the Chicago area by surprise Sunday was a treat for some of the animals at Brookfield Zoo, who spent the day playing in the snow.
Illinois EPA Announces Spring Hazardous Waste CollectionThe next event will be April 13 at Brookfield Zoo's north parking lot.
Happy Birthday To Adelaide The Echidna, Brookfield Zoo's Oldest AnimalThe oldest animal at Brookfield Zoo, Adelaide the short-beaked echidna, turned 50 years old Saturday.
Adorable Seals, Orangutans And Kangaroos Enjoy Homemade St. Patrick's Day Treats At Brookfield ZooSt. Patrick's Day isn't just for humans--at least at Brookfield Zoo, where adorable animals snacked on green shamrock-shaped treats made of with biscuits and gelatin.