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How A Lincoln Park Zoo Expert’s Research On Saving Apes Led To A Ban On Greeting Cards Featuring Costumed Chimps
CVS will stop selling greeting cards featuring great apes in unnatural positions, which advocates say will reduce mistreatment of the animals and help conservation efforts.
ZooLights Returns To Lincoln Park Zoo Saturday, Going Green With Wind-Powered LEDs
The Lincoln Park Zoo is using only energy-saving LEDs powered by wind energy for this year's ZooLights show.
A Lincoln Park Zoo Snow Monkey Named Her Baby ‘Minato’ By Using A Touchscreen
Mito, a 15-year-old Japanese macaque, was offered the names Minato or Miyoshi for her newborn.
ZooLights Returns Next Month At Lincoln Park Zoo — And Tickets Are Available Now
Tickets for ZooLights went on sale Thursday for Lincoln Park Zoo members. Sales will open to the general public Oct. 28.
Lions Have Finally Returned To Lincoln Park Zoo After Nearly 2 Years: ‘A Place To Learn And Love And Grow’
People can see the zoo's four lions — as well as red pandas, snow leopards and other creatures — at its newly reopened habitat.
Lincoln Park Zoo’s Fall Fest To Feature Pumpkin Picking, Pop-Up Bar
The event begins Oct. 8 and runs through the end of the month, featuring fall-themed treats and activities.
Lions Are Coming Back To Lincoln Park Zoo After A Nearly 2-Year Absence
Lincoln Park Zoo members will have special early access to meet the lions and explore the newly renovated habitat before it officially opens to the public Oct. 14.
Monty And Rose’s 2 Plover Chicks Now Named Imani And Siewka As They Prepare To Fly South For Winter
The Chicago Audubon Society announced the names during a livestream from Montrose Beach after seeking suggestions from neighbors.
Baby Of The Family: Monty And Rose’s 4th Plover Hatches, And It’s ‘Healthy And Vocal’
This marks the third straight year Monty and Rose, the city's beloved piping plover pair, have successfully hatched eggs at Montrose Beach.
Lions Will Come Roaring Back To Chicago This Fall In Lincoln Park Zoo’s Renovated Habitat
Ziplines that bring food to the lions, simulating prey, have been installed, and there are lots of shady spots for the big cats.
Lincoln Park Zoo Selling Animal-Themed Artwork To Raise Money For Endangered Species
The custom zoo passes feature artwork of various endangered species and raise money for their conservation efforts.
After Years Of Disrepair, A West Side Mini-Golf Course Will Soon Reopen As A Bird-Themed Public Art Project
Teens designed the mini-golf course as an educational attraction that will focus on bird wildlife native to the Midwest prairie.
Lincoln Park Zoo Reopens In March With ‘Beers And Bears’ Fundraiser
People can buy tickets now to be among the first visitors back in the zoo and receive an exclusive DryHop Beer and virtual improv show by the Second City.
The Lincoln Park Zoo Is Closed Until March, But You Can Catch Up With Its Animals In A New YouTube Series
New episodes of the series will premiere every Tuesday and Thursday, featuring various exhibits and animals.
ZooLights Will Continue At Lincoln Park, But The Zoo Will Close In January
Lincoln Park Zoo will remain open through the holidays with safety rules in place, but it'll close Jan. 4-March 4.
Lincoln Park ZooLights Will Return — But Will Cost $5 Per Person This Year
Lincoln Park Zoo is facing financial difficulties due to the coronavirus pandemic, forcing it to make ZooLights a paid event. There will still be five free nights.
A Baby Zebra With Brown Stripes Was Born At Lincoln Park Zoo
The zebra, who has yet to be named, was born Friday.
Lincoln Park Zoo Reopens Next Week — By Reservation Only
The free zoo will welcome members this weekend, but moving forward into Phase 4 it will be reservation only.
‘Actor’ Chimp From One Direction Video And More Will Soon Live At Lincoln Park Zoo
The chimps, 11-year-old Eli and 13-year-old Susie, were trained to perform, appearing in music videos, ads and movies.
An Adorable Baby Penguin Has Been Hatched At The Lincoln Park Zoo
Though the baby's sex has yet to be determined, a wellness check showed he or she is healthy, according to the zoo.