Jayei, the matriarch of the zoo's elephant herd, is the latest pregnant elephant at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium.
Forty-seven self-service kiosks have been installed in several areas with concentrated pedestrian traffic, including at the main entrance and concession areas at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.
Spaces near the entrances of Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium are being spruced up just in time for peak zoo-visiting season.
In about a year, another baby elephant will join the two young elephants at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium. Lolly the elephant is pregnant with her first calf.
Dennis Pate told the World-Herald that leading the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium has been the highlight of his professional life.
The elephant received his name from a donor who won the naming rights at the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium’s fundraiser.
The first baby elephant at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium, weighing in at more than 175 pounds, has been getting used to the herd since she was born Friday.
Henry Doorly Zoo officials wanted a face-lift, while also enhancing the setting for the animals, adding more educational elements for the public and improving the guest experience.
At 5,350 pounds, Claire the elephant has gained 600 pounds on top of what she weighed when she conceived in April 2020. She's not due to deliver until February.
The renovation of the Simmons Aviary will mark the end of the Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium's 11-year master plan. "The zoo has transformed into a parklike atmosphere," CEO Dennis Pate said.
The zoo also announced that fully vaccinated visitors can go maskless, a decision based on the most recent health and safety guidelines provided by Gov. Pete Rickett's office.
Monty and Milo peeked their heads out of the water at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium's Owen Sea Lion Shores exhibit Thursday morning.
Claire, a 12-year-oldAfrican elephant at Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium, is pregnant. Zookeepers expect the baby to be born early next year.
The Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is moving into the new year "one cautious step at a time." The last few months have brought a bit of hope, with an increase in attendance and membership purchases.
Visitors to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium this fall should feel like they’ve traveled to the Pacific Northwest when they enter the z…
The zoo has been open for nearly a week and looks much different amid the coronavirus pandemic. All indoor exhibits are closed, and visitors are funneled on a one-way walk around the zoo. More exhibits could open in the next two or three weeks, zoo director Dennis Pate said.
Early on the morning of April 16, a female giraffe was born to 19-year-old mother Dottie at the zoo. Zookeepers already notice she’s more curious than other giraffe calves and likes to look around her exhibit and lick her keepers.
Four gentoo penguin chicks got a warm reception at the Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium Wednesday as zoo director Dennis Pate introduced the …