Stories related to: animals
October 20, 2016
(AP) - Thousands of critically endangered baby toads are en route to Puerto Rico from the Oakland Zoo.
February 26, 2016 | Melody Stone
A ring-tailed lemur found in a Turlock backyard is temporarily on exhibit at the Sacramento Zoo. Zookeepers believe the animal was part of the illegal pet trade and appears to have no experience with other lemurs.
January 4, 2016 | Bob Moffitt
In 2015, the Sacramento Zoo welcomed a record number of visitors and contributed the most it ever has to worldwide conservation efforts.
August 31, 2015 | Ed Joyce
Starting Sept. 1, all eastern Placer County animal shelter services will be relocated to a new shelter in Truckee.
July 29, 2015 | Steve Milne
First it was chickens. Now goats seem to be making the transition from barnyard to backyard in some West Coast cities. But the animals are still illegal within Sacramento city limits.
July 3, 2015 | Katie Orr
The Fourth of July weekend may be a time to relax for a lot of people. But it’s the busiest time of the year for the Sacramento County animal shelter.
June 30, 2015 | Steve Milne
When the weather gets hot like today, the Sacramento Zoo helps some of its animals cool down by spraying them with water. The carnivores get blood lollipops or ice with animal blood in it. Other animals have access to air conditioned areas.