Adorable Factor Increases At Como ZooSt. Paul's Como Zoo is making way for a new bundle of woolen joy. A baby Dall's sheep, named Rainy, was born on Saturday -- and she is already delighting visitors.
The Safety Measures At Minnesota’s Largest ZoosSt. Paul's Como Zoo has eight western lowland gorillas, the same kind of endangered animal as the one killed at the Cincinnati Zoo. You can look at them through glass in their indoor space, or across a fence in their outdoor habitat.
Como Zoo Unveils New Feeding StationThe Como Zoo is giving visitors a new way to get up close and personal with some of their largest residents.
Meet Luke & Leia: Como Zoo's Emperor TamarinsTwo baby monkeys born last month at St. Paul's Como Zoo now have an identity of their own. The zoo posted pictures Wednesday on Facebook the baby Emperor Tamarins.
Como Zoo Gorilla Celebrates 1st BirthdayArlene, the gorilla, celebrated her first birthday Monday. Zookeepers decorated the Gorilla House with some streamers and wrapped a few presents for her.
'Music Under Glass' Returns To Como ZooWould you like to see a free concert Sunday? Head over to Como Park Zoo and Conservatory in St. Paul for "Music Under Glass." Artists will play in the sunken garden.
Mini Mustaches: Como Zoo Welcomes Two Baby TamarinsEven though the Como Zoo’s two newborn Emperor Tamarin twins weigh as much as mini candy bars, they already have their signature wispy mustaches.
Twin Cities Kids, Adults Hit Como Zoo For Indoor Fun On Subzero DayMost metro schools were off Monday for Martin Luther King Day, but the bitter cold outside left many parents making indoor plans for their kids.
Baby Orangutan Celebrates 1st Birthday At Como ZooComo Zoo celebrated the first birthday of one of its smallest animals in a big way. Zookeepers held a party for Kemala the orangutan yesterday. Like other 1-year-olds, she got to enjoy a cake and juice at her party.
Beloved Minnesota Harbor Seal Moves SouthA Minnesota harbor seal who became an overnight sensation has gone south for the winter. Feisty, 25, escaped from Duluth's Lake Superior Zoo during the northland flooding three years ago.
Good Questions: Winter Zoo Animals, Sneezing Eyes, Funny BonesJessie from Maple Grove wants to know: What happens to zoo animals in the winter? The polar bears and other cold weather animals at St. Paul's Como Zoo do not have a problem being outdoors. But animals that come from warmer climates spend most of the winter indoors. Those animals include primates, such as gorillas and orangutans.
Wander Minnesota: MEA BreakIt seems like school just began, but it’s already almost time for MEA. The MEA break will be Oct. 15 and 16. Here are a few ideas for keeping your kids entertained during the long weekend.