May 6, 2021
Prairie Dog Pups Pop Up at the Maryland Zoo Just in Time For Mother’s Day

BALTIMORE, MD – New babies are emerging in Prairie Dog Town, the Maryland Zoo’s busy prairie dog colony. Tiny black-tailed prairie dog pups (Cynomys ludovicianus) began popping ...

crocodile underwater.
Apr. 29, 2021
Maryland Zoo Welcomes New Slender-Snouted Crocodile

BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is happy to welcome a 15-year-old male Western African slender-snouted crocodile (Mecistops cataphractus) to the Chimpanzee ...

two great white pelicans with wings spread.
Apr. 19, 2021
Maryland Zoo Welcomes Two Great White Pelican

BALTIMORE, MD – The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore is happy to announce the addition of two male great white pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus), also known as eastern white pelican, to ...