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Mar12

March 12, 2019

Boss bird of Buttonwood: Pigeon takes zoo staffer under her wing

Boss Bird of Buttonwood What is not typical about Compass is the fact that she pretty much roams free all day in the back offices at the zoo in New Bedford. Source: Boss bird of Buttonwood: Pigeon takes zoo staffer under her wing

Feb21

February 21, 2019

PHOTOS: February vaca with Winter ZooCrew at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Winter ZooCrew For young animal lovers on SouthCoast, the Buttonwood Park Zoo is the place to be on February vacation. During Buttonwood’s Winter ZooCrew program, there’s never a dull moment as children meet and learn about a variety of wildlife, as well as participate in hands-on activities, crafts and games. Source: PHOTOS: February vaca with […]

Feb7

February 7, 2019

Oh baby! Bolivian gray titi monkey born at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Biscuit has a new sibling Buttonwood Park Zoo has announced the birth of a second Bolivian gray titi monkey to parents Madeira and Crumpet. The seven-week-old baby’s gender is not yet known. Source: Oh baby! Bolivian gray titi monkey born at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Jan28

January 28, 2019

At 125, Buttonwood Park Zoo looks back on a storied history

The Buttonwood Park Zoo Turns 125 For years, the zoo has stayed true to its mission of preserving the future of wildlife and connecting the community to the natural world. Now in 2019, the place that has earned the title of “one of the finest small zoos in America” turns 125. “With so many species […]

Dec31

December 31, 2018

Buttonwood Park Zoo and its guests contribute internationally to save endangered species.

Coins for Conservation To date, over $50,000 has been raised for various organizations and conservation programs all over the world. In the final months of 2018, these funds have supported three international initiatives designed to help critically endangered species in the wild. Source: Buttonwood Park Zoo and its guests contribute internationally to save endangered species.

Dec26

December 26, 2018

Buttonwood Park Zoo announces lineup for lecture series

Wildlife Education Series The third season of the Buttonwood Park Zoo and Zoological Society’s Wildlife Education Series kicks off in January. Launched in the fall of 2016 as a lecture series on all things wild, this season’s lineup focuses on relevant animal and environmental issues including sharks, turtles and coyotes. Source: Buttonwood Park Zoo announces […]

Dec16

December 16, 2018

PHOTOS: Buttonwood Park Zoo’s Art Gone Wild

Art Gone Wild The Buttonwood Park Zoo’s 5th annual Art Gone Wild online art auction raised its highest amount yet, totalling nearly $6,000 going towards conservation and education programs at the Zoo. Source: PHOTOS: Buttonwood Park Zoo’s Art Gone Wild

Nov6

November 6, 2018

Baby Boo at Buttonwood Park Zoo

Baby Boo at Buttonwood Park Zoo The Buttonwood Park Zoo hosted its latest Baby Boo at the Zoo earlier today and it did not disappoint. This “mini” Halloween party was full of the cutest little babies, somehow made even cuter in these adorable costumes. Click here for a photo gallery from Fun 107.

Oct23

October 23, 2018

Boo At The Zoo Photo Gallery 2018

Spooktacular Fun for the Whole Family View a photo gallery from Boo at the Zoo. Source: Boo At The Zoo 2018

Oct9

October 9, 2018

Buttonwood Park Zoo achieves fourth consecutive AZA accreditation

Buttonwood Park Zoo achieves fourth consecutive AZA accreditation   On September 22, 2018 the Buttonwood Park Zoo was awarded accreditation by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. This prestigious accreditation marks the fourth consecutive time and the fifteenth straight year the Zoo has met or exceeded the highest zoological standards in the world. Source: Buttonwood Park […]

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