Welcome to the Family Lulu!

Caldwell Zoo is thrilled to announce the birth of the newest member of our family, Lulu the reticulated giraffe. Lulu was born to mother Cricket and father Marjani on Saturday July 28, 2018 after an approximately 15 month gestation period. Lulu is a baby girl who stands about 6 feet

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So Long, Sebastian!

Sebastian, our (not so little) bongo boy, is all grown up and moving on with his life. He recently moved to the Naples Zoo in Florida, where he has a girlfriend waiting to meet him. Sebastian traveled very well, and is all settled in at his new home in Florida.

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Meet Duncan!

For the first time since acquiring African black-footed penguins in 2006, Caldwell Zoo would like to introduce Duncan, our new penguin chick! Our little boy hatched on November 19th and is the son of Mom Adasha and Dad Taz. Because baby penguins cannot swim until after their first molt, we

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Wild Christmas

This Christmas, the animals here at the Caldwell Zoo got to join in the fun of receiving presents. These cardboard boxes provided enrichment for our animals by promoting natural behaviors. Our elephant ladies had to tear through their presents to find the produce hidden inside, just like they would tear

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And Yet A Few More Renovations….

Our beautiful new African Overlook is open, but renovations at the zoo aren’t over. We have just completed installation of new hydraulic doors on our rhino house. Installation was quite a chore, but the outcome was worth the wait. Our elephant house is next. That building, which was built in

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