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Cheetah Pepper explores her new habitat.

Pepper’s New Digs

Cheetah Pepper is settling into her new habitat in Rainforest Revealed.

Two female lions

Q4C Spotlight: African People & Wildlife

This summer, you can cast your vote for African People & Wildlife—an organization that aims to protect lions, leopards and cheetahs in northern Tanzania.

An African wild dog

“Meet” Our Summer 2019 Quarters for Conservation Projects

This summer, your vote will go toward protecting big cats, safeguarding wild dogs or building wildlife corridors.

Pepper unconscious

Inside Pepper’s Exam

Take a peek at our geriatric cheetah’s wellness checkup.


Big Changes for Our Cheetahs: What’s Coming

Changes are coming to the cheetah habitat as part of our journey to help ensure the survival of these magnificent cats.

Luke a ring-tailed lemur

Meet the Animals Named After Star Wars Characters

Zookeepers can be a geeky bunch, so it’s only natural that our Zoo has its share of animals named after Star Wars characters. Meet Luke, Yoda, Jaina, Bria and Han Solo!


Cheetahs Cheating Extinction

They’re the fastest sprinters in the world, but they can’t outrun human threats.