Buckets Blakes, one of the Harlem Globetrotters, will be dropping by the Zoo this Friday, Feb. 26, between 1-2 p.m. to thrill visitors with some tricks and skills of the team’s legendary basketball showmanship. Along with autographs, visitors will also receive a promotional code for $5 off tickets to the Globetrotters appearance at McKale Center… read more
The Zoo’s 11 Chilean flamingos were briefly corralled last week for routine medical procedures including weight checks, blood draws, and West Nile virus inoculations. Keepers assisted veterinarian staff by gently holding the birds during their checkups. Come visit the healthy and beautiful flamingos at the Zoo! They are on exhibit each day from 9am to… read more
Sunday, February 14 was a day full of treats for Reid Park Zoo residents and visitors!
Reid Park Zoo’s teen volunteers received a Tucson Parks and Recreation Commission Award in recognition of their service to the Zoo and the community! Their award was presented by Mayor Walkup at the Mayor and Council meeting on Tuesday, February 9th. Thanks teens, and congratulations!
The Grevy’s zebra that was born January 30th has made his public debut. He had a rough start to life with a few health complications, but you’d never know it now. He is healthy, and very active. For now he is out on exhibit each morning but that schedule may change, so be sure to… read more