For Christmas dinner in 1870, Paris restaurant Voisin publicized a menu that featured kangaroo stew, elephant stock, stuffed donkey head, and bear chops.
On September 13, the only two-toed sloths in Scotland made their first public appearance at the Edinburgh Zoo.
Thanks to the San Diego Zoo's live cam, you can see what America's most famous platypuses are up to in real time wherever you are.
Five African grey parrots have been put in solitary bird confinement after they failed to control their excessive swearing tirades, including telling visitors to "f*ck off."
A 62-year-old female python at the St. Louis Zoo hasn't been in contact with a male in decades, but she was somehow able to reproduce this summer.