Keeper Chat: Giraffe Enrichment

Today giraffe care staff Carlos is here to talk about enrichment! The new shade structure in our giraffe habitat allows for more locations to attach puzzle feeders and browse at around 18 feet… more ›

How Giraffes Browse on Tree Leaves

Did you know that giraffes are ruminants with four stomach chambers? This complex digestive system helps them break down tough materials like leaves. One step in their digestive process is to regurgitate food… more ›

Giraffes Enjoy Browse Enrichment

The giraffes are continuing to enjoy this newer enrichment device that allows their care staff to hang browse up at giraffe height! This provides the giraffes with another location in their habitat for… more ›

Virtual Giraffe Feed

We sure do miss you here at the giraffe feeding platform, so today we’re Bringing the Zoo to You with a virtual giraffe feed!

Lunch with Jasiri

Who would like to eat lunch with Jasiri? Enjoy this video of Jasiri the giraffe enjoying some browse and listen to the sounds of the Zoo as we continue Bringing the Zoo to… more ›

Denver the Giraffe Turns 31!

Reid Park Zoo celebrated a milestone birthday over the weekend: Denver the giraffe turned 31! The median life expectancy for giraffes is 19 years, making this a particularly significant birthday to honor. Denver… more ›