Giraffe: Some zoologists think that the giraffe's pattern is for camouflage. Many people have reported mistaking a giraffe for an old dead tree. When the tree walked away, they realized that it was a giraffe.
Centennial Throwback: Fruitful Favorites

Centennial Throwback: Fruitful Favorites

February 11th, 2016

Jenn Beening

After their arrival from the Calcutta Zoo in 1940, a pair of African river hippos quickly became popular with Zoo visitors during the war years. Rube and Rubie loved to devour watermelons and their method