The mudpuppy – a large, permanently aquatic salamander native to the Detroit River — will have a celebration in his honor from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 10 at the Belle Isle Nature Zoo.
Zoo officials are worried about a bill making its way through the Michigan Legislature that would allow people visiting zoos to touch and pose for pictures with bear cubs.
Some Wayne County communities are suing over whether they can hold back millage money that voters approved for the Detroit Zoo and DIA.
Previously a pet, a young lion named Simba has found a new home at the Detroit Zoo.
About 1.3 million people stopped by the Detroit Zoo in 2012 and that is up a little bit over the year before.
A male red panda cub born June 22, 2012, at the Detroit Zoo can finally be seen in his habitat across from the tigers.
Haunted houses are a Detroit tradition – the scarier the better. Many Detroit haunted houses are unsuitable for children, but some locations strive for a family-friendly experience. Families with young children can visit these haunted attractions for a spooky, not scary, Halloween.
Born September 7, this adorable fawn is waiting to see you at the zoo.
Autumn is in the air, and the Detroit Zoo is celebrating the change of seasons with the sixth annual Fall Festival on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 6 and 7.
Come out to the Detroit Zoo Boo to kick off Halloween season with nine nights of trick-or-treating fun and rides.