Female Giraffe Calf is Named By Community - REIGN!

November 09 2021

After hundreds of votes were tallied the name most beloved by our fans for our new baby girl giraffe is... Read More »

Celebrate the Holidays with Zoolights!

November 08 2021

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo invites the community to celebrate the holidays with ZooLights - a festive evening mile-long... Read More »

Baton Rouge Zoo Director, Phil Frost, Announces Retirement

October 14 2021

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo Director, Phil Frost, announced today that he will set aside his current duties at... Read More »

Art Gone Wild Submissions Now Open!

October 07 2021

The Zoo is hosting its annual “Art Gone Wild” art contest. Submissions are open now through December ... Read More »

Summary of Necropsy Results - Burreaux

September 29 2021

To begin, thank you to our loving and caring followers. The past few weeks mourning the loss of our beloved... Read More »