Meet Louis and Kuchimba

Meet Louis and Kuchimba

The Zoo welcomed two Western Lowland male gorillas, arriving from the Philadelphia Zoo: 20-year-old Louis and 17-year-old Kuchimba.
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Animal adaptations to handle the coldest of winters

Animal adaptations to handle the coldest of winters

Often a hat, mittens and the warmest of coats, still doesn’t seem enough to face the cold! Many animals cheerfully go about their activities even when temperatures dip below -30 C! How do they do it?
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A Solidarity Drive for Australia’s Wildlife

A Solidarity Drive for Australia’s Wildlife

The Fondation du Zoo de Granby is seeking the public’s support through its fundraising campaign to help Australia’s flora and wildlife. The foundation will also donate $20,000!
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Overview of two years of work in Cameroon!

Overview of two years of work in Cameroon!

In 2018 and 2019, Valérie Michel stayed in Cameroon for 8 months. She collaborated with different projects to protect elephants and gorillas. Get an overview of her experience.
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Tequila to the Rescue of Bats

Tequila to the Rescue of Bats

At first glance, there’s nothing that seems to connect tequila to bats. However, thanks to tequila drinkers, the lesser long nosed bat has been rescued and taken off the endangered list.
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The Little Guide for an Eco-Friendlier Halloween

The Little Guide for an Eco-Friendlier Halloween

The leaves are changing color, the cold is settling in, the Zoo has had a makeover; There’s no doubt about it, Halloween is upon us! How can we make this celebration a more eco-responsible event?
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Meet Thandi

Meet Thandi

We are happy to welcome a new African elephant which arrived from the Pittsburgh Zoo. Thandi, a 28-year-old female, is destined for breeding with Tutume, a 20-year-old male.
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Following the trail of dinosaurs

Following the trail of dinosaurs

Dinosaurs are among the most famous animals in the world … and yet they are among those we know the least about! Hurry and visit the Dinozoo Park before its extinction on November 3!
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Well adapted to summer's heat

Well adapted to summer's heat

As temperatures rise, people develop different strategies to counter the effects of summer’s intense heat! Animals have their own ways of coping with the season’s hot weather…
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7 tips for an exceptional day at the zoo

7 tips for an exceptional day at the zoo

We’re taking advantage of the approaching construction vacation period to give you 7 tips for an exceptional day at the Zoo!
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