Highlights / Calgary Zoo

Arts & Entertainment, Environment & Animal Life

Canada- too cold for penguins

It’s a big daily winter event that attracts a lot of visitors to the Calgary zoo. Every day, the staff take the several king penguins for a little waddle around the zoo which takes about 15 minutes much to the »

Environment & Animal Life

Zoo opens breeding facility for endangered sage-grouse

There are hopes the Calgary Zoo can boost the tiny population of greater sage-grouse left in Canada in a brand new breeding facility it has just opened. There are fewer than 400 of these birds remaining as human development has »

Environment & Animal Life

Seven penguins drowned at Calgary Zoo

The Calgary Zoo in western Canada is launching a full investigation into the deaths of seven of its 22 Humboldt penguins. “It was very surprising for us to find this group of birds dead,” the zoo’s animal care director Jamie Dorgan »