Overweight Israeli hedgehogs go on a diet

Staff at Ramat Gan Zoo hope to release overweight hedgehogs before summer.JTA, 1/6/2018, 6:18 PM

Holocaust survivor's widow donates $22 million to German zoo

NJ millionaire donates her fortune to zoo beloved by her late husband.JTA, 9/4/2017, 10:57 PM

Loveless monkey adopts chicken at Israeli zoo

Endangered macaque adopts takes care of chicken at Ramat Gan Safari, zookeepers stumped as to chicken's origin.AFP, 8/26/2017, 9:02 PM

The billionaire who founded Birthright has a private zoo

Why does Michael Steinhardt - who founded Birthright and is building a new Tel Aviv nature museum - own a private zoo?JTA, 7/8/2017, 9:01 PM

Bear rips off Arab boy's arm

Bear in zoo tears off arm of child attempting to feed it. Child in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 9:31 PM

The true story of zookeeper who hid Jews in his zoo during WWII

New film, 'The Zookeeper's Wife', recounts true story of Polish couple who hid 300 Jews in their zoo during the Holocaust.AFP, 3/24/2017, 9:33 AM

Israel transfers four zebras to Arab zoo in Samaria

Israel transfers animals to Arab-run zoo in Samaria from Ramat Gan safari.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 1/31/2017, 7:26 PM

Gazan tiger finds new home in South Africa

Three days after leaving behind a cramped cage at the Khan Younis zoo in Gaza, Laziz the tiger arrived in South Africa on Thursday.AFP, 8/25/2016, 10:48 PM

Animals rescued from 'world's worst zoo' in Gaza

Surviving animals from 'world's worst zoo' evacuated from Gaza into Israel.AFP, 8/23/2016, 8:15 PM

Israel rescues sick lion from Gaza

Gaza officials ask Israel to transfer ailing lion out to Palestinian zoo in Samaria, as terror enclave suffers under Hamas rule.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2016, 7:11 PM

Israeli Tapir Gives Birth With No Males

Workers stunned to find tapir nursing tiny newborn at Kiryat Motzkin zoo - did the endangered animal receive a 'miracle' in the Holy Land?Ari Yashar, 7/27/2015, 1:52 PM

Escaped Lion Kills Man Amid Georgia Flood Disaster

Lion mauls man to death bringing death total to 16, after flood in capital freed animals from zoo and put the city on a panicked lockdown.Ari Yashar, 6/17/2015, 1:33 PM

Georgian Flood Plagues Capital with Wild Beasts

Lions, tigers and bears run rampant in Tbilisi and keep city under lockdown in wake of lethal flood that has killed at least 12 people.Ari Yashar, 6/15/2015, 9:43 AM

Watch How Elephants React to Air Raid Sirens

Amazing instinct kicks in for herd of elephants at Ramat Gan's 'Safari' zoo.Ari Soffer, 7/10/2014, 12:05 PM

Man in Gorilla Suit Shot at Spanish Zoo

Unlucky staff member hospitalized in serious condition after being mistaken for a gorilla during an emergency drill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2014, 5:22 PM

Gazan Lion Cubs Named After Missiles, Fighting

Two cubs born to smuggled lions are named after missile fired at Israel and the Hamas name for operation Pillar of Defense.Ari Yashar, 11/19/2013, 10:42 PM

Baby 'Roo' Rescued at Gan Garoo

A little red kangaroo who "fell from grace" after barely starting life has survived against all odds, thanks to caretakers at the Gan Garoo Zoo. Hana Levi Julian, 1/26/2010, 2:34 PM

'Wet Side Story' in Biblical Zoo

A new exhibit explaining the complex issues affecting today's aquatic habitats in Israel and elsewhere has opened at the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo.Hana Levi Julian, 11/17/2009, 11:48 AM