Teaching our Tower

The herd is learning together! Denver the giraffe is now comfortable learning next to her newer herd members, Penelope and Sota. Check out the video below of the three learning together in an… more ›

Will Zoo Be Our Valentine?

We are WILD about you! Love is in the air at Reid Park Zoo, and the animals have begun to celebrate! This weekend you might find cute Valentines around the Zoo. These heat… more ›

World Snake Day 2020

Today is World Snake Day! Snakes fill a critical niche in global ecosystems as the experts of pest control, but negative attitudes towards them can hinder their conservation. As reptiles, snakes cannot contract… more ›

Wildlife of Reid Park Zoo

Reid Park Zoo is known as the home to hundreds of exotic animals from around the world, but our Zoo grounds are also home to countless native wild animals that choose to spend… more ›

Today is Pigeon Day!

June 13 is Pigeon Day! This holiday was created to honor pigeons that have used their navigation skills to aid humans throughout history. Scientists are still trying to fully understand how pigeons are… more ›