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Animal Cam Update: June 1, 2015

We hope you're enjoying the Zoo's animal cams!

We're sorry to announce that the software running some of our older cameras will no longer be supported and must be taken offline. This cam will go dark on June 1, 2015. Please note that our panda, lion and elephant cams are not affected and will stream without interruption.

The Zoo is exploring new technology and funding opportunities to expand online viewing in the future. Be sure to follow us on social media for the latest updates.

Giant Pandas

Asia Trail, a series of exhibits that opened in 2006, is home to seven Asian species: sloth bears, fishing cats, red pandas, clouded leopards, Asian small-clawed otters, a Japanese giant salamander, and giant pandas.

See a map of Asia Trail, read about the animal habitats, and learn about Asia Trail's green elements.

Send an Asia Trail e-card.

Fishing Cat Cam

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Watching fishing cats: Two fishing cats live on Asia Trail. These short-tailed cats are about twice the size of the average housecat. They attract fish by lighting tapping the water's surface with a paw, mimicking insect movements. Then, they dive into the water to catch the fish.

Fishing Cat Facts | Watch Fishing Cats Fish | Download the Zoo's app

Related Cams

Asian Small-clawed Otters
Clouded Leopards

Asia Trail provides:

  • State-of-the-art exhibits with a stimulating environment
  • A comprehensive education program for visitors, students, and teachers
  • The expertise for in-depth research and training that aims to conserve these species in the wild

Asian species found at the Zoo:

Check out the Zoo map and plot your own "Asia Trail" through the Zoo.