August 10, 2023
The Virginia Zoo is committed to engaging our community in taking action to save the world’s wildlife and their ecosystems. One of the key ways we...
May 22, 2023
Have you heard the term “browse” being used in zoos? Browse is a term used for natural plant material that an animal is provided for consumption...
May 9, 2023
Lovejoy, the Zoo’s juvenile siamang, was born to mother Malana and father Bali on June 26, 2022. As with all animals born at the zoo, keepers have...
May 1, 2023
May brings warm weather, flowers in bloom, and lots of birthdays to celebrate throughout the Virginia Zoo. We have 10 animal birthdays this month...
April 16, 2023
Global Volunteer Month recognizes volunteers around the world for their hard work and dedication to community and causes. During National Volunteer...
April 12, 2023
Dr. Lauren Novak is not only a zoo veterinarian but also a passionate wildlife conservationist and biologist. She is particularly fond of one of the...
April 1, 2023
Spring has sprung at the Virginia Zoo as we celebrate an exciting number of birthdays! April is National Frog Month and highlights National Wildlife...
January 26, 2023
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Name: Mosi Sex: Male Species: White rhino Age: 18 months Reason for Visit: Horn Injury If you have visited the Virginia Zoo recently, you may have...
January 20, 2023
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Starting Monday, February 6, the Zoo will have an updated online ticketing system. The Virginia Zoo wants all guests to have the best experience when...