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Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation Commits $100M to Bolster Arts & Culture Sustainability, Economic Impact and Access in Western New York

Part of $200 million total commitment to arts & culture economic drivers in Southeast Michigan and WNY BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation announced today a $100 million commitment to transform the financial strength and long-term viability … Continued

Buffalo Zoo Says Goodbye to 19-Year-Old Lion

We are deeply saddened to announce our 19-year-old African lion, Shona, was recently humanely euthanized due to deteriorating conditions from changes to her kidneys and liver that could no longer be treated medically.  Shona was born at the Como Park … Continued

It’s a Girl! The Buffalo Zoo Welcomes New Female Rhino Calf

On Saturday morning, at 3:29 a.m., our greater one-horned rhino Tashi gave birth to a beautiful baby girl! This is Tashi’s fifth calf but the first with our previous male George, who formerly lived here at the Zoo and now … Continued