• May 15, 2021

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El Paso Zoo partners with Imaging Lab to provide Galapagos

The El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens, in partnership with the El Paso Zoological Society, worked with Southwest X-ray, a local diagnostic clinic to provide their 120-year-old Galapagos Tortoise, Ralph, with further diagnostics after veterinary staff discovered a blockage in his intestine. “With our diverse range of zoo residents to care for, from fish to […]Read More

El Paso Zoo to host nationwide interactive class “Wild About

The El Paso Zoo has teamed up with Varsity Tutors, an online education platform, to offer a free two-part program series called Wild About Health  “This is a great program that combines the animals’ natural motions and correlates them to fun human exercises,” said El Paso Zoo Director Joe Montisano. “It is designed for kids but […]Read More

El Paso Zoo staff mourns loss of Ivan the Amur

Sunday afternoon, officials with the El Paso Zoo announced the loss of their 21-year old Amur leopard, Ivan.   “The El Paso Zoo is very sad to say goodbye to Ivan, but thankful we were able to provide him with a long life,” said El Paso Zoo and Botanical Gardens Director Joe Montisano “It is […]Read More

El Paso Zoo announces death of ‘Rudo’ the Lion

Sunday evening, officials with the El Paso Zoo announced the loss of their 7-year-old male African lion, Rudo. According to officials, over the previous weekend, Rudo suffered a neurological disorder which left the right side of his body completely paralyzed. Zoo keepers and veterinary staff had been managing his health and determined the prognosis for […]Read More

El Paso Zoo to offer new full-day camps during Spring

The El Paso Zoo has opened registration for the “Conservation Warriors” Spring Break Camp that will take place at the zoo this March. The Spring Break camp will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 9 to March 13 and March 16 to March 20. The zoo encourages parents to register their children for […]Read More

UTEP Athletics’ Orange Fever Fiesta set for El Paso Zoo

For the first time, UTEP Athletics’ annual Orange Fever Fiesta fundraising event will be held at the El Paso Zoo. The event returns on Saturday, May 30, with all proceeds supporting Miner student-athlete scholarships. “Orange Fever Fiesta returns bigger and better than ever in the most exotic of locations, the El Paso Zoo,” UTEP Director […]Read More

El Paso Zoo announces birth of Przewalski’s Horse

On Monday, El Paso Zoo officials announced the birth of a female Przewalski’s horse, also known as the Mongolian horse, to the zoo family. “We are excited about the birth of our new p. horse and the fact that we are contributing to the conservation and survival of the species,” said El Paso Zoo Collections […]Read More