Smithsonian National Zoo

Bao Bao, the National Zoo's adorable panda cub, is like any other youngster. She loves to climb trees. She likes to roll
Because the cats frequently play near the moats in the zoo, it is imperative that the zookeepers know they can keep their
Bao Bao, the giant panda cub, is set to make her first public appearance at the Smithsonian's National Zoo on Saturday, according
Sumatran tigers are classified as "critically endangered," with fewer than 400 remaining in the wild. The National Zoo called
High five! (Alex Wong/Getty Images) Here's Tucker Purington, 3, of Ithaca, N.Y., and his six-year-old sister Kylah. (Alex
Ready? Two Sumatran tiger cubs were born August 5 at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C. On Tuesday, Damai left
In this July video, six-week-old Wasabi (he's 10 weeks now) is shown learning how to fish with a little help from Mom: Fishing
In 2012, Mei Xiang was spotted cradling a tiny cub on the panda cam; the cub died a week later. Her surviving cub Tai Shan
It's not just zoo animals that need to stay hydrated and in the shade during this week's heat wave. A Washington Human Society