Category: Announcements
Canadian Seahorse Expert Earns World’s Leading Award for Animal Conservation
Canadian Seahorse Expert Earns World’s Leading Award for Animal Conservation

Officials from the Indianapolis Prize announced Amanda Vincent, Ph.D., as the 2020 Winner of the world’s leading award for animal…

Four New Marine Mammals Arrive
Four New Marine Mammals Arrive

We have new four cheese blend that you’re sure to love! Gordo, Pepper Jack, Colby and Babybel are California sea…

Welcome Two New Young Walrus
Welcome Two New Young Walrus

Visitors will delight in watching the two new energetic additions to the Oceans area, a pair of Pacific walrus named…

Enter our 2019 Shutterbug Challenge
Enter our 2019 Shutterbug Challenge

Calling all photographers: Do you have an incredible image of our animals from a recent Zoo visit? Show us what…

Tembo Camp Will Give Elephants Room to Roam
Tembo Camp Will Give Elephants Room to Roam

Guests can experience the majesty and power of the Zoo’s African elephant herd up close when Tembo Camp presented by…

Welcome Our New Baby Dolphin
Welcome Our New Baby Dolphin

We’re excited to welcome our newest Atlantic bottlenose dolphin addition, a healthy boy born to mother Kalei (kuh-LAY). The calf…

New Kudu Calf Born
New Kudu Calf Born

Have you herd? We have a new member of our Plains family! Greater kudu Jojo gave birth to a female…

New Species Coming in 2019
New Species Coming in 2019

Whether you go for soft and cuddly or sleek and slithery, you’ll find new faces to swoon over — and…

Zoo Fans Help Name our Snakes
Zoo Fans Help Name our Snakes

Over the course of just two weeks, more than 3,600 names poured in from creative people around the world –…

Zoo Awards International Conservation Grants
Zoo Awards International Conservation Grants

The Indianapolis Zoo empowers people and communities, both locally and globally, to advance animal conservation. A keystone of that commitment…

Supporting Borneo’s Future Forests
Supporting Borneo’s Future Forests

Borneo, an island in Asia known for its rich biodiversity, has for many years faced a diminishing forest. With agriculture…

Meet the pod’s newest member
Meet the pod’s newest member

The newest member of our dolphin pod is sure to make a splash. 7-year-old Hemingway made his way to Indianapolis…