Guide To NYC's Zoos and AquariumsNew York City has five zoos in all -- or one per borough -- along with one extraordinary aquarium.
Male Oryx Born At Staten Island Zoo Gives Hope For Near-Extinct Species"Felipe," the newest member of Staten Island's oryx family, was born in March, becoming the first animal of its kind to be born at a local zoo.
Staten Island Chuck Plays Nice With De Blasio, Indicates There Will Be Early SpringGroundhog Day 2015 in New York City brought the good news of an early spring, and even more good news for Mayor Bill de Blasio because Staten Island Chuck survived.
De Blasio Jokes Scientists Making Sure 'No Harm Befalls' Him, GroundhogGroundhog Day is Monday and Mayor Bill de Blasio is hoping the ceremony will go a little smoother this year.
De Blasio Happy To Not Hold Staten Island Chuck At Groundhog Day CeremonyA year after a groundhog slipped from Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during the annual Staten Island Zoo Groundhog Day ceremony, the zoo is reportedly making a change to prevent the mayor from handling the animal.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Ducks Dead Groundhog QuestionsMayor Bill de Blasio is declining to discuss the groundhog that died a week after slipping from his grasp.
Groundhog That Slipped Out Of Mayor De Blasio's Hands Died A Week LaterThe death is just coming to light now, but Staten Island Assemblyman Matthew Titone said the Staten Island Zoo assured him that the fall from the mayor's hands is not why the groundhog died.
Putting A New Face On The Word ‘Rodent’ Pair Of Cavies Born At Staten Island ZooThe recent birth did not take place at the world-famous Bronx Zoo, but at a zoo that caters to smaller animals.
Staten Island Zoo Welcomes Baby TamanduaIt's just the second baby tamandua born in New York state to survive.
Runaway Fox Back Home At Staten Island ZooOfficials discovered the 10-pound fox, named Helena, had burrowed out of her enclosure last Monday.
Staten Island Zoo Officials Continue To Look For Runaway FoxThe fox was adopted by the zoo in July and named Montana after she was found wandering near Yellowstone National Park.
Fox Escapes From Staten Island ZooA seven-month-old red fox has escaped from the Staten Island Zoo, and officials are worried about her chance for survival.