Ambassadors for the Silent Giants

As an AZA-accredited Zoo, Reid Park Zoological Society has taken a strong position to help protect wild animals and wild places. Through our financial contributions, we are able to provide the necessary resources… more ›

Working Together to Conserve Endangered Species

Wildlife Conservation is at the Heart of Our Mission. Reid Park Zoo is proud to be involved with conservation programs throughout the world. Our board of directors recently took formal action, joining efforts by… more ›

Raging For Rhinos

As grey clashes with brown, the earth moves. One after another, like a steady drum beating to a rhythmic chant, prints the size of a melon are etched into the earth’s canvas. Slowly,… more ›

We Have a “Big” Announcement!

Reid Park Zoo is happy to announce Lety, the twelve-year-old female tamandua, and Santiago, a fifteen-year-old male tamandua welcomed a male baby tamandua on August 31. Although the little one has yet to… more ›

Eyes on the front, ready to hunt!

Did you know animals that hunt are called predators? Predators eat other animals, called prey, for food. They are very important for keeping ecosystems healthy because they maintain the balance between plants and… more ›