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Denver Zoo

Beyond The Gates

Denver’s cultural institutions help save the world, one scientific study at a time.


Cat Woman

Hollie Colahan isn’t your typical animal-lover: Working at zoos from Houston to Orlando, Colahan has bottle-fed baby cheetahs and tended to agitated animals during hurricanes. Now, as the Denver Zoo’s large mammal curator, she helped facilitate a deal with the royal family of Qatar to bring a trio of young lions to Denver—the zoo’s first cubs since 2006.

Welcome Home

The Denver Zoo’s Toyota Elephant Passage opens.


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