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The Biblical Zoo in Jerusalem

Coronavirus lockdown is a lonely time for Jerusalem zoo animals

"They are sitting and waiting that the zoo will open again."


Norway makes its first discovery of highly pathogenic bird flu

Several cases have also been reported in Israel in the past couple of months.


Diving duck comeback: When fowl is fair

In 2009, two pairs of ferruginous ducks were brought to Israel from France to establish the breeding program at the Jerusalem Zoo. Since 2011, nearly all have spread their wings and been released.

Persian fallow deer: Roe-bucking extinction

Once found in a wide range of areas across the Middle East, as its name suggests, the species almost died out except for a few individuals in Iran.

Meet Jerusalem Zoo's new cub: The lion called Lion

Lion’s sibling has not been named yet because zookeepers are waiting to discover its gender.

Meet the veterinarian at Jerusalem's new aquarium

Dr. Elizabeth Kaufman has worked at the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo for the past 25 years.

Newly-born giraffe 'Toy' at the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo

Jerusalem zoo welcomes 'Toy' giraffe

The baby animal was born the day Netta Barzilai won the Eurovision.

Fuzzy ducklings (illustrative)

Israeli police foil great duckling robbery of 2018

A worker at Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo was caught with pair of fuzzy ducklings in his pocket.

biblical zoo aquarium

Aquarium showcasing local fauna comes to Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo

The 33 tanks include many species such as stingrays, clownfish, sea urchins, and sharks.

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