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U & the Zoo

U & The Zoo: Red-Billed Hornbill

Posted on November 20, 2013

Named for having a bill resembling the horn of a cow, the red-billed hornbill is a ground-dwelling bird found in many places in Africa.

U & The Zoo: Baby Snow Leopards

Posted on November 19, 2013

The Brookfield Zoo unveiled their new baby snow leopards who love to jump, bound and play it up for the camera.

U & The Zoo: Prevost’s Squirrels

Posted on November 13, 2013

Energetic little critters always on the lookout for food, Prevost’s squirrels are colorful tree-dwellers that call Southeast Asia home.

U & The Zoo: Humboldt Penguins

Posted on January 30, 2013

Even though the continent is mostly known for its tropical weather, the Humboldt Penguins have found one cool place to hang out. Check them out!

Burmese Python

Posted on September 12, 2012

A lethal predator emblazoned with scales of gold and bronze, Gungadin is a 10-foot-long, 50-pound Burmese python slithering around at Brookfield Zoo.

Stingray Bay

Posted on June 6, 2012

Aly Bockler is hanging out with the stingrays at Brookfield Zoo’s Stingray Bay, an aquatic petting zoo filled with these strange and majestic creatures.

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