Beyond the Banks

  Hello, baby! Riverbanks Zoo welcomes newest addition to Gorilla Base Camp

The troop of western lowland gorillas at Riverbanks Zoo has grown by one!

  BEYOND THE BANKS: A second chance at motherhood for western lowland gorilla

But, within this loss – there was a lesson and a second chance. Macy is now expecting again, just months after her half sister Kazi delivered her baby successfully at Gorilla Base Camp.

Beyond The Banks: new lease on life for 30-year-old pancake tortoise

There's an elderly Riverbanks Zoo resident shell-ebrating a new lease on life this summer, and he goes by the name Blueberry.

Riverbanks Zoo announces the names of the sister lion cubs

After a week-long vote, Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens announced the names of the lion cubs after fan voting closed Thursday.

The lion cubs three: Meet the newest sisters and princesses of the jungle at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden

It's really the moment we've all been waiting for.  The trio of lion cubs - born to lioness Thabisa in April, made their debut on their exhibit this week and for the first time stepped those sweet little paws in the dirt.

Baby gorilla watch is underway at Riverbanks Zoo!

We are officially on baby gorilla watch at Riverbanks Zoo!

Here’s your chance to help name the baby giraffe at Riverbanks Zoo!

If you've ever wanted to help name a baby, here's your chance to help. Bids for the cutie's name are open and will run through Sunday, April 29 at 6 p.m. All proceeds support giraffe conservation.

Beyond the Banks exclusive: Out on the deck of Sea Lion Landing

Never before has a camera been out on exhibit with the animals and keepers to catch their training up-close, but in our latest Beyond the Banks