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Palm Beach Zoo Reveals Findings into Presumed Deaths of Bush Dogs

Palm Beach Zoo Reveals Findings into Presumed Deaths of Bush Dogs

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society reveals the findings of its internal investigation into the flooding of its bush dog habitat and the presumed death of two bush dogs.  “We discovered that the water line that fills the pool in their habitat was inadvertently left

Palm Beach Zoo Investigates Flooding of Bush Dog Exhibit, Dogs Presumed Dead

Palm Beach Zoo Investigates Flooding of Bush Dog Exhibit, Dogs Presumed Dead

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society is investigating the flooding of its bush dog habitat and the presumed death of two bush dogs. “They are one of a few mammal species at the Zoo that burrows, and when water started rising in their home, they likely went underground

Palm Beach Zoo Events: October 2017

Palm Beach Zoo Events: October 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the following special events and promotions for the month of October 2017:  Brew 2 At The Zoo: Friday, October 13, 5:30p–9p VIP IS SOLD OUT!!! BREW 2 at the Zoo is rescheduled for Friday, October 13, 5:30p-9p! IF YOU'VE ALREADY PURCHASED/WON

Hurricane Irma Relief Fund Donations, Zoo Slated to Reopen Friday, September 22

Hurricane Irma Relief Fund Donations, Zoo Slated to Reopen Friday, September 22

WILD NEWS! We expect to have part of YOUR ZOO open this Friday, September 22 (regular 9a-5p hours), with reduced admission rates: adults are 10 and children under the age of 13 are 5. In place of shows and keeper talks, we plan to have some animal meet and greets. Stay tuned for additional details

Palm Beach Zoo Begins Cleanup and Recovery Following Hurricane Irma

Palm Beach Zoo Begins Cleanup and Recovery Following Hurricane Irma

  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Recovery efforts are underway at the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society, following Hurricane Irma. While all animals are accounted for, the Zoo sustained massive damage to many of its Ficus and Banyan trees across its 23-acre campus; fortunately, all of the

Palm Beach Zoo Events: September 2017

Palm Beach Zoo Events: September 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the following special events and promotions for September 2017:  Kids Free Labor Day Weekend: Friday, September 1-Monday, September 4 It's our 4th annual KIDS FREE LABOR DAY WEEKEND! To celebrate all of South Florida's hard-working parents,

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Palm Beach Zoo Releases Statement, Announces Gala Venue Change

Palm Beach Zoo Releases Statement, Announces Gala Venue Change

Update: Our annual Tropical Safari fundraiser gala will remain on the island of Palm Beach, and we were able to secure the same date in February at The Breakers.  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society announces its decision to move its upcoming 2018 annual fundraiser

Palm Beach Zoo Welcomes Female Koala, Katherine

Palm Beach Zoo Welcomes Female Koala, Katherine

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the arrival of a female koala, Katherine, from the Los Angeles Zoo. "Katherine is coming to us on a Species Survival Plan (SSP) breeding recommendation," said Nancy Nill, the Zoo's associate curator. "We are excited to welcome her to our family." 

Behind-the-Scenes With Koala Keeper, Brian Putnam

Behind-the-Scenes With Koala Keeper, Brian Putnam

Meet Brian Putnam, a zoo keeper at the Palm Beach Zoo. With over 17 years of experience and a Master’s Degree in Marine Biology, it is safe to say that Putnam is an animal expert. He is also one of the koala handlers for the Koala Experience at the Zoo. During this half hour experience, visitors