Zoo

Zoo Boise Builds Flood Barrier to Protect the Animals
Boise city leaders announced they will be building a 2,000 foot long flood barrier at Zoo Boise to protect the animals from the hot weather and possible flooding.
They’re building a 2,000-foot-long flood barrier. KIVI-TV Channel 6 reported that the construction of the flood barrier wi…
Enjoy Valentine’s Day at Zoo Boise with Woo at the Zoo
If you're looking for something a little different for Valentine's Day, Woo at the Zoo looks like it would be pretty fun! Zoo Boise is hosting an intimate evening from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11th.
Take a guided stroll through the zoo, see presentations by zookeepers, up-close animal …
Zoo Boise Funds Table Rock Fire Restoration
My family and I LOVE going to Zoo Boise! It's so nice to see all that they do for our community and how dedicated they are to conserving wildlife, especially in the Treasure Valley.
Zoo Boise is giving a $100,000 gift from the Zoo Boise conservation fund to help Table Rock restoration efforts af…
Horrifying Story Of Toddler Falling Into Gorilla Cage
You may have heard the controversial story from over the weekend about the 4 year old boy who fell into a gorilla exhibit at the Cincinnati Zoo.
He crawled under a rail and through wires before dropping 12 feet into a gorilla cage. Shortly after, a 17-year old, 420 lb male gorilla named Harambe, grab…
Zoo Boise Helps Conservation Efforts In A Big Way
Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique is what experts call Africa's greatest restoration story, and in under a month, Zoo Boise will be contributing $2 million to the park's conservation efforts.
Liz Littman is the assistant director of Zoo Boise...
Three Weeks Until Opening Day At Babby Farms
Babby Farms opens for the 2016 season on Tuesday, May 3!
Babby Farms is a non-profit organization with a simple mission, to give children and adults with disabilities the opportunity to experience the joy of interacting with a wide range of animals...
My Family Visits Zoo Boise
There's a reason that Boise was named second best place to raise a family by Forbes. The beautiful scenery coupled with the incredible activities makes it number one on my list. I knew the minute that I set foot in Boise twelve years ago, this would be the place I would raise my children...