Buffalo Zoo

Who Knew at the Buffalo Zoo? Ocelot Edition

In the latest edition of “Who Knew at the Buffalo Zoo?”, meet the Ocelots. This feline family just welcomed a new member. The Buffalo Zoo’s latest addition, an ocelot kitten, is now on exhibit in M&T Bank Rainforest Falls. The … Continued

Buffalo Zoo Snooze News

Have you ever wondered what happens to the animals when everyone has gone for the day and the park has closed? Discover the Buffalo Zoo as the sun goes down through a very special program called the Buffalo Zoo Snooze. … Continued

Tickets Available for Polar Bites 2013

Tickets are now available for Polar Bites 2013, a fundraising event benefiting the Buffalo Zoo. The wintertime favorite event, presented by the Pro Zoo Board, will take place on Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at … Continued

New Arrivals at the Buffalo Zoo.

The Buffalo Zoo is pleased to welcome new animals to their collection.  Among the new arrivals are a rhinoceros, a giraffe, and seven leaf frogs. A male giraffe named Moke arrived in Buffalo in September from the Dickerson Park Zoo … Continued

Become a Zoo Docent

The Buffalo Zoo is looking for a few good men and women….to become Docents! A Docent is a volunteer teacher and tour guide who enjoys spreading the Buffalo Zoo’s message of conservation and educationthroughout Western New York. Docent responsibilities include … Continued

August Events at the Buffalo Zoo

Aug 3 (Also 10, 17, 24, 31) Ferocious Fridays presented by First Niagara, Buffalo Zoo This summer, you and your family can explore the Buffalo Zoo on Friday evenings! Have you ever wondered what the animals at the Zoo do … Continued

High Five for the Military! July 4th

The Buffalo Zoo is offering a “High Five For the Military” discount on the following dates in 2012:Independence Day (July 4)Veterans Day (November 11) Members of the United States military and up to four additional guests will be admitted to … Continued

Wines in the Wild 2012

For years now, the annual Wines in the Wild event has been one of the summer’s most sought after tickets. Sponsored this year by the Bank of America, 2Find Your Home, Volkswagen of Orchard Park, Fox 29, My Tv, 97 … Continued

Summer Nature Camp 2012

Summer Nature Camp at the Buffalo Zoo is back and wilder than ever! Through exciting weeks of games, songs, crafts, and close encounters with the animals, campers will explore the lives of both predators and prey, and explore complex animal … Continued


Just before 11:00 a.m., Koga, the Buffalo Zoo’s 24-year-old silverback gorilla, accessed the animal keeper aisle, located in a secure non-public area behind the gorilla exhibit. The keeper, who was servicing the area, sustained superficial bite wounds on her right … Continued


ELECTRONICS RECYCLING DAY…AND THE BUFFALO ZOO’S VERY FIRST ZOOPER SATURDAY EVENT! January 7, 2012 Buffalo, NY– If you received new electronics for the holidays and you need somewhere to take the old or broken ones, bring them to the Buffalo … Continued

2012 Buffalo Zoo Calendar Now Available!

  Buffalo, NY–The Women’s Board of the Buffalo Zoo is pleased to present the 2012 Buffalo Zoo Calendar! Showcasing some of the Zoo’s animal residents, this beautiful calendar features photos obtained from the Zoo’s annual photo contest. The calendar will … Continued

Think Spring and Get your Zoo membership for 2011

Become a Member. By becoming a Buffalo Zoo member you’ll receive a year round pass to great animal adventures enlightening educational programs and sensational special events.Every visit to the Zoo is a unique experience that awakens your senses. With a … Continued