Ticket sales are vital for animal upkeep and conservation, zoos say. So is it time they reopen?
Bronx Zoo officials are now pursuing a criminal trespass charge against the unidentified woman.
Two male penguins, Magic & Sphen, trusted with the care of a fostered penguin egg, have welcomed a tiny addition to the family. The sub-Antarctic Gentoo chick was revealed to the world on 26 October 2018, by Sydney's Sea Life Aquarium.
Zookeepers in Valencia, Spain rescued a female zebra foal from drowning, after she fell into the water just a few minutes after she was born.
The zoo had reportedly been told to replace ageing safety barriers.
'Szenja did what anyone would do when they lose all hope, she gave up.'