May 1 – 31, 2016

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Purchase your new 2016 Zoo Babies poster created by Loren Long with Frame & Save Hyde Park and the Cincinnati Zoo, now on sale in the Zoo’s Gift Shop. Proceeds from the poster benefit the care and feeding of our animals. If you can’t make it to the Zoo but want to purchase the poster, please email Lisa Banks or call 513-559-7763.

Click here to watch the making of the Zoo Babies poster! Listen to a podcast of Loren Long, as he was creating the poster & his thoughts on the art of painting animals.

Help us celebrate our newest arrivals at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden during May. Six-foot-tall pink and blue storks statues displayed throughout the Zoo will lead visitors to all of the cutest little baby faces.

3 Cheetah Cubs

3 cubs

Cheetah Cubs
Birthday: March 8, 2016
See these cubs at the Nursery.

Cheetah Cub

Male Cheetah Cub
Birthday: February 25, 2016
See him in the Nursery. 



Female Western lowland gorilla.
Birthday: August 25, 2015
See her at Gorilla World.


Female Western lowland gorilla.
Birthday: August 4, 2014
See her at Gorilla World.


Female Bonobo
Birthday: November 17, 2013
See her in Jungle Trails.


Male Bonobo
Birthday: March 16, 2015
See him in Jungle Trails.


Male Takin
Birthday: June 26, 2015
See him at Wildlife Canyon.



Female Little Blue Penguin
Hatched: January 8, 2016
See her in the Children’s Zoo (she has pink and purple bands).


Birthday: December 14, 2015
See Otto at Night Hunters.

Emperor Scorpion

Emperor Scorpions
See them in World of the Insect.

Steller’s Sea Eagle

Stellar’s Sea Eagle Chick.
See this chick at Eagle Flight. 

Gouldian Finch

Gouldian Finch chicks
Hatched March 21, 2016

Alligator Newt

Alligator Newt
Reptile House

Spur-winged lapwing

Spur winged lapwing
Hatched 2/23/16