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Photo: Antelope on the rebound

Jumping for joy had consequences for little Howard.


Photo: A 220-pound bundle of joy

Small things come in big packages at the Wuppertal Zoo in Germany, which this week welcomed its newest addition — a 220-pound African elephant.


Photo: Eat. Sleep. Charm. Repeat.

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s newest cheetah cub, Kiburi, weighs only 1.4 pounds but is a super-heavyweight charmer.

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