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A black-and-white ruffed lemur curled up on rope hammock at the Santa Barbara Zoo, 2008.

The Reid Park Zoo will unveil a new habitat Wednesday morning, featuring new residents of the zoo: two black-and-white ruffed lemurs. The pair arrived in Tucson in June, but have been kept behind the scenes while the exhibit was renovated. Read more»

Snow the polar bear.

Snow, the 17-year-old polar bear at the Reid Park Zoo, was found dead Monday morning. She was in her normal sleeping position and there were no signs of trauma, said a spokeswoman. Read more»

State Treasurer Doug Ducey, along with financial planner Shelly Fishman, Vivian VanPeenan, education director for the Reid Park Zoo, and state legislative candidate Bruce Wheeler, a midtown Democrat. Read more»

Snow the polar bear could be ready to greet the public in a matter of days.

Snow has arrived in the desert in the form of a 17-year-old, 500-pound polar bear who is the Reid Park Zoo's latest addition. Read more»

Today on Buckmaster - Greg Patterson, of Espresso Pundit, who talks about the winners and losers in the dust-up over redistricting. Susan Basford, administrator for the Reid Park Zoo, discusses the latest in the controversy over the zoo's two aging elephants. Plus, the conductor and general manager of the Civic Orchestra of Tucson talk about COT's holiday offerings. Read more»

Reid Park's lion cubs Ayotunde, Abuto and Azizi, with their mother, Kaya.

A trio of lion cubs born in July made their public debut at the Reid Park Zoo on Tuesday morning. (with video and photo gallery) Read more» 1

While making morning rounds Aug. 10, keepers discovered a new addition to the Reid Park Zoo's menagerie: a baby tamandua, or lesser anteater. Read more»

After the recent tragedy of the death of a giraffe from oleander poisoning, the Reid Park Zoo finally has something to celebrate: the birth of three lion cubs, the zoo announced Tuesday. Read more» 1

One of Reid Park Zoo's giraffes in 2010.

A giraffe who ingested oleander cuttings at the Reid Park Zoo was in stable condition Thursday, said the zoo’s curator of education. Another giraffe who also ate the plant died Tuesday. Read more»

One of Reid Park Zoo's giraffes in 2010.

The only male giraffe at the Reid Park Zoo, Watoto, died Tuesday evening, zoo officials said. It's thought that Watoto accidentally ate oleander trimmings, which are toxic to many animals. Read more»

I'm not sure which is more of an eyesore: birds and their guano or nails/spikes designed to prevent birds from landing and leaving their guano. Read more»