WINNIPEG — Assiniboine Park Zoo has put down a 23-year-old Bactrian camel due to age-related conditions.
In a Facebook post, the zoo says Perry had been under the care of veterinary staff for some time until the decision was made to euthanize her.
WINNIPEG — The Assiniboine Park Zoo has formally introduced its newest (and cutest) residents to the public.
Two red panda cubs born on June 13 now have names following a public vote.
WINNIPEG — The Assiniboine Park Zoo’s Shirley Richardson Butterfly Garden is coming alive this weekend for three days of activities surrounding the species housed underneath its enclosure.
Butterfly Safari Weekend at the Zoo is today through Sunday, August 27, allowing visitors to feed butterflies and make a special butterfly craft to remember their experience.
WINNIPEG — A 28-foot mobile aquarium is rolling into Assiniboine Park Zoo on Friday.
The Vancouver Aquarium’s AquaVan 150 Tour is visiting Winnipeg to teach visitors all about marine life. The exhibit includes sea stars, sea cucumbers, crabs and sea anemones, among other invertebrates from the Pacific Coast.
WINNIPEG — Animals aren’t the only ones who play when the sun sets at Assiniboine Park Zoo.
A new event this fall will have adults flocking to Assiniboine Park Zoo to celebrate Manitoba’s growing craft beer industry.
One of the polar bears from Assiniboine Park Zoo has died.
A release from the zoo sent to media Sunday says Eli, the nearly three-year-old polar bear who was brought to Assiniboine Park Zoo along with his brother in October 2015, died Saturday.
WINNIPEG — White-handed gibbons are back at Assiniboine Park Zoo in a new exhibit that opened on Friday.
Maya, a six-year-old female, and Samson, a 15-year-old male, are housed in the former lion pavilion after an extensive makeover.
By The Canadian Press
WINNIPEG – Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg is trying to determine how one of its largest animals got out of its enclosure.
The zoo says no one was at risk when the muskox escaped and the shaggy beast never made it out of a second containment area.