The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies. Its parent organization, San Diego Zoo Global, is one of the largest zoological membership associations in the world, with more than 250,000 member households and 130,000 child memberships, representing more than a half million people.
Last month, after days of anticipation, Mabel, a 4-year-old pygmy hippopotamus at the San Diego Zoo, gave birth to her first calf. The male pygmy hippo calf was born just before 9 a.m. on April 9, and..
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A two-month-old hippo is exploring her habitat at the San Diego Zoo alongside her mother. The hippo, named Amahle, is closely monitored by her mom, named Funani, according to zoo wildlife care.. USATODAY.com - Published
The San Diego Zoo has named a new river hippo calf, Ahmale, which means "beautiful one" in Zulu. The baby was born on February 8 and now weighs an estimated 100 pounds and is active and healthy. (Feb... USATODAY.com - Published
The San Diego Zoo has a new addition - a baby rhino named Future. She's the second southern white rhino born in North America to be conceived through artificial insemination. Zookeepers say one of her.. USATODAY.com - Published