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Franklin Park Zoo

Rare Pygmy Hippopotamus (Photo:  Zoo New England/Kim Kezer)

Rare Pygmy Hippo Makes Franklin Park Zoo Debut

Inocencio, the pygmy hippo, made his public debut on Wednesday morning at Franklin Park Zoo.

02/19/2014

(Photo from Carl Stevens)

Local Zoos Cautiously Shrug Off The Bitter Cold Temperatures

The bitter cold weather has zoos around New England taking precautions with a number of their animals.

01/24/2014

Zebra born at Franklin Park Zoo. (Photo credit Zoo New England/Sarah Woodruff)

Franklin Park Zoo Asks For Public’s Help To Name Baby Zebra

A zebra was recently born at the Franklin Park Zoo and officials are asking the public to help name him. Some of the names the public can vote on are inspired by the Red Sox.

10/28/2013

Franklin Park Zoo

A Guide To Boston’s Franklin Park Zoo

Ready for a fun-filled day with family or friends at Boston’s own Franklin Park Zoo? Franklin Park Zoo is open year round, offering new and exciting adventures for animal and nature lovers everywhere.

10/18/2013

Photo credit: New England Aquarium/Facebook

Boston Area’s Best Zoo And Aquarium Events

Bring your family out for a fun event at one of Boston’s animal-focused institutions.

07/26/2013

(Credit: Franklin Park Zoo/Zoo New England)

Canton Girl Gets Up-Close Look At Gorilla Dental Hygiene

An 11-year-old Canton girl got to witness first-hand just how hard it can be to brush a gorilla’s teeth.

06/12/2013

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Animals At Franklin Park Zoo Take On The Bitter Cold Weather

The animals at Franklin Park Zoo all have different ways of dealing with the cold weather.

01/25/2013

The new baby giraffe at The Franklin Park Zoo. (Photo courtesy: Zoo New England)

Franklin Park Zoo Asks Public’s Help To Name New Baby Giraffe

A baby giraffe was recently born at the Franklin Park Zoo and zoo officials are asking the public’s help to name it.

12/05/2012

Blue Discoveries Family Day

How To Save On Christmas Gifts

Trim your list down to a reasonable number. If you have a large family and you usually buy a gift for everyone in the family, that can get very expensive.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/14/2012

A baby kangaroo is now on exhibit at Franklin Park Zoo. (Photo courtesy Sarah Woodruff)

Baby Kangaroo Now Living At Franklin Park Zoo

A joey has started peeking out of its mama’s pouch at Franklin Park Zoo, and officials say the baby red kangaroo is ready for visitors.

10/20/2012

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