Fresh Baby Cloud Leopards!

Fresh Baby Cloud Leopards!

Clouded Leopard Cubs Born at the Houston Zoo

The Road to Extinction

The Road to Extinction

Learn how you can help wild elephants

Saving The Wild Canid in Africa: Join Houston Zoo For Speaker Event May 16

Saving The Wild Canid in Africa: Join Houston Zoo For Speaker Event May 16

Join Houston PetTalk at the Houston Zoo and meet the man whose vision is to save the rare Ethiopian wolf from extinction.  Unique Ethiopian wolf original paintings will be available at the event, and all proceeds will go to saving this beautiful animal in  the wild. The event is May 16 at 7pm.  Dr. Claudio […]

New Baby Giraffe Born at Houston Zoo Named “Yao”

New Baby Giraffe Born at Houston Zoo Named “Yao”

The Houston Zoo’s newest and tallest addition, a male Masai giraffe made his public debut Saturday, March 2, 2013 with his mother at The African Forest giraffe exhibit.  Mom Neema delivered the healthy male calf at approximately 7:10 a.m. on Monday February 25 at the McGovern Giraffe Exhibit following a 14 month pregnancy. “The calf […]

Wildlife Conservation Series: Orangutan

Wildlife Conservation Series: Orangutan

As appreciative supporters of nature and wildlife, we at Houston PetTalk want to promote education and conservation of the world’s animal population. Each month in our print publication, we  bring you information on conservation efforts that are of special interest or have some connection to Houston through the Houston Zoo or other local organizers. In […]

Gulf Coast Vet Specialist Performs Surgery On Houston Zoo Goat

One of the Houston Zoo’s most special goats will likely be able to spend many more happy years delighting children and parents at the Houston Zoo, thanks to Dr. Brian Beale of Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists.