Kansas City Zoo

March 15, 2018 - 11:03 am
Kansas City, MO - A new, expansive and inclusive play area is already under construction at the Kansas City Zoo. A post shared by Deborah Wiebrecht (@varietychildrenscharity) on The Zoo is working with the local non-profit Variety the Children’s Charity of Greater Kansas City to build the play area...
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Kansas City Zoo
February 05, 2018 - 4:26 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Zoo just welcomed a new addition - a baby giraffe! The Zoo reports the female baby giraffe was born Friday, February 2, at 4:57 a.m. and weighed in at 105 pounds and is already standing 5-feet-tall. A neo-natal exam performed this morning showed the calf is in good...
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January 12, 2018 - 11:39 am
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Zoo is celebrating the birth of a female chimpanzee this week, and have named her Gracie. Born to Teetoo on Tuesday, January 9th, zoo officials say mother and child have been bonding behind the scenes, as it's too cold for the chimpanzee troupe to be outside...
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June 22, 2017 - 7:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City Zoo says a 31-year-old male chimpanzee died in an accidental fall from a tree. The zoo said Wednesday the chimp, called Bahati, climbed a tree while interacting with other chimps. He fell to the ground after grabbing a dead branch and died from injuries from...
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