Spring Nature Camp at the Buffalo Zoo

April 18 -22, 2011 Spring Nature Camp at the Buffalo Zoo It’s time for Spring Nature Camp at the Buffalo Zoo! Join us as we celebrate the season along with our animal friends. Each day of Spring Nature Camp is … Continued

Polar Bites 2011 a Huge Success!

Buffalo, NY – The Buffalo Zoo and the Pro Zoo Board are proud to announce that Polar Bites 2011, held at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center, was a huge success as more than $30,000 was raised for the Zoo. This … Continued


On Wednesday, December 22, 2010, the Buffalo Zoo was pleased to host members of the media to photograph the latest addition to its animal family—a baby reticulated giraffe! The male calf was born on Saturday, December 11, 2010 to mother, … Continued

Winter Nature Camp 2010 — Still Space Available

Are you looking for a place where your child(ren) can have loads of fun over their holiday break? Why not bring them to Winter Camp Workshops at the Buffalo Zoo! Presented by Perry’s Ice Cream, morning and afternoon workshops allow … Continued

Polar Bites 2011

Polar Bites 2011, February 17 For years now, the annual Polar Bites event puts some much needed fun in February. Taking place at the newly renovated Buffalo Niagara Convention Center on February 17, 2011, this annual benefit for the Zoo … Continued

Warm Up With the Cold Blooded

Come in out of the cold, and warm up with your favorite scaly friends in the Reptile House! Learn all there is to know about reptiles from our keeper talks, snake feedings, interactive enrichment activities, photo sessions and much more! … Continued


In support of the Buffalo Zoo’s mission to educate the public about the world’s wildlife, the Zoo is now offering a new holiday sea lion encounter. Sea Lion EncounterVisitors will have the opportunity to meet Pocus, one of the Zoo’s … Continued

Baby Joins Buffalo Zoo’s Gorilla Troop

Buffalo, N.Y. – The Buffalo Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a baby western lowland gorilla! The baby was born on October 8 at 7:40 p.m. to mother, Sidney, and father, Koga. Sidney, who was born at the … Continued