National Meerkat Day!

Today is National Meerkat Day! Take a minute to celebrate by watching the meerkat pups exploring their habitat in this cute video from a member of the animal care team.

Semba and Mabu Moment

Semba and Mabu, the parents of our elephant herd, shared this sweet moment recently. Elephants heavily use the sense of touch to communicate with each other and strengthen social bonds.

Nature Play: Salt Dough

Andrea from the Zoo’s education team and her son Nathen are bringing the outside indoors for Nature Play during these hot summer months! Watch today’s video to a salt dough recipe and to… more ›

Guest Artwork

We recently received a very sweet note from a guest named Bella, complete with this wonderful drawing of some of her favorite animals at the Zoo! Thanks, Bella, for sending us your artwork!… more ›

World Otter Day

Today is World Otter Day! We are celebrating our Zoo’s two African spotted-necked otters (Hasani and Pfeifer) and their wild otter cousins! Otters rely on clean water to fish in, using their great… more ›