Zoo News


Great Plains Zoo Saves Two Black Bears from Grand Teton National Park

Two Black Bears from the Grand Teton National Park in Moose, Wyoming now call the Great Plains Zoo home.

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Lloyd Companies and Lloyd Family Provide $250,000 Challenge Match to Zoo’s Brown Bear Renovation

The Zoo’s Brown Bear Project announced last Friday just received a boost of support from Lloyd Companies and the Lloyd Family.

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Great Plains Zoo Announces Major Renovation to Brown Bear Exhibit

The Great Plains Zoo announced today a major project to expand and renovate “Bear Canyon."

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Great Plains Zoo Welcomes New Snow Monkey

The Great Plains Zoo and Delbridge Museum of Natural History today announced the birth of a male Snow Monkey baby.

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Hy-Vee Day at the Zoo

Enjoy a free lunch and fun at the Zoo as it hosts Hy-Vee Day at the Zoo, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 11.

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Zoo Issues Public Notice About Wild Bat

The bat, a wild animal not part of the Zoo’s collection, was found at approximately 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 24.

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