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Guess who’s back?! The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium got the official ok by the state to reopen next week, of course with some safety guidelines. The zoo made this post to their social media, check it out below: The caption reads, “The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium is excited to announce that we now have the […]

I couldn’t make this stuff up if I tried! A second elephant has died in a week at the Indianapolis Zoo from a deadly strain of the Herpes virus. Check the footage out below: According to NBC4i.com, zoo president Rob Shumaker said, “Eight-year-old Kalina’s death Tuesday morning left staff, visitors and her remaining herd “devastated. We do not know […]

Spend some family time on Father’s Day at the zoo! If your dad is a big animal lover why not take him to the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium on Father’s Day. If the wildlife attractions aren’t enough the zoo is offering free admission to dads and granddads on Sunday. A child’s admission ticket must be […]

You can buy your own zoo! Well, if you have some extra cash to spare. One is for sale outside Houston for just $7 million. The current owner is 80-years-old, and said it’s time to retire, and he wants to hand it over to someone who’s willing to keep his animals safe. The Bayou Wildlife […]

A Flamin’ Hot Cheeto shaped like the gorilla Harambe is being sold on eBay. Reportedly, bidding has reached almost $100,000 Monday night. Harambe was killed last year after a young boy slipped into his enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo. Since then, a cult-like following dedicated to his memory has developed online. People will sell and […]

Columbus Zoogoers were stunned when they were all placed on emergency lockdown Saturday morning at the zoo after a baby black bear cub escaped from it’s den enclosure. It was reported that the bear cub scaled a fenced wall and got past the electric barrier.  The bear cub was only loose in the zoo for […]

Today the Cincinnati Zoo opened its gorilla exhibit after a three year old toddler got past an enclosure and caused silver back gorilla Harambe to be shot and killed on May 28th. In a press conference, Hamilton County Prosecutor  Joseph Deters explained, “She had three other kids with her and turned her back. … And […]

Higher barriers are now in place at the Cincinnati Zoo’s gorilla exhibit. The zoo’s popular jungle enclosure reopened for visitors today for the first time since a three-year-old boy climbed a fence and fell into it May 28th. The have made some changes! The barrier is now 42 inches tall, which is a half-foot taller […]

A prosecutor says no charges will be filed against the parents of a boy who fell into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo. Zookeepers shot and killed a rare lowland gorilla after it dragged the three-year-old boy through a moat. The boy climbed over a barrier around the exhibit and then fell into the […]

The Gorilla World exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo is getting a new barrier. Reportedly the exhibit will re-open next week with a taller barrier around the enclosure. It’s been closed since the 4 year old fell into the enclosure last week.  Police say they’ve finished their investigation into the incident, but haven’t released the results. […]

It's been revealed that the parents of the boy are African-American and the father has a long criminal history. According to reports, Michelle Gregg and Deonne Dickerson have four children together and Dickerson's rap sheet is pretty extensive.

A 4-year-old boy slipped into the gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo on Saturday which caused the gorilla to be shot and killed. Many people wondered where the boy’s mother was during the incident and how she let the boy fall into the pit. Michelle Gregg is now defending herself against online critics who are criticizing […]