David Wood, Elmwood Park Zoo Animal Curator, Dies at 61.

  Monday, March 27, 2017
  Elmwood Park Zoo is devastated to announce the passing of their beloved colleague and friend, David Wood. David Wood was Elmwood Park Zoo’s animal curator for 12 years. He died March 22 at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia due to complications from dermatomyositis. He was 61....

Jaguar cubs born at Elmwood Park Zoo

  Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Winter Care Appeal Seeks Donations

  Tuesday, January 3, 2017
  Elmwood Park Zoo is bracing for the winter’s harshest weather with an appeal to help fund the purchase of cold weather supplies and durable items that withstand the elements. The zoo’s Winter Care Appeal is an annual fundraising effort that raises money to counterbalance the destructive nature of the cold season....

Elmwood Park Zoo Mourns Loss of Red Panda

  Friday, January 6, 2017
  It is with heavy hearts that Elmwood Park Zoo announces the death of 2-year- old red panda Shredder. Shredder was found unresponsive in the early morning hours on Wednesday, January 4. The initial results of Shredder’s necropsy, or animal autopsy, discovered an enlarged heart, thickened heart walls and pulmonary edema, all signs of heart d...








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