Monday Morning Stretch

Streeetch! Otters have very flexible spines to allow them to evenly groom their entire body. Today Pfeiffer is demonstrating this flexibility with her unique strategy for looking around!

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 ›

Relax With the Otters

Our African spotted-necked otters are as playful as ever and enjoying time in their pool! We wish you were here to watch their antics in person, but until then enjoy this video of… more ›

Live Fish for the Animals

Zoo Keepers recently gave some of the animals a special treat: live fish! Local news station KVOA was on hand to document the fun for its weekly Zoo 4 You feature. Check out the… more ›

Meet New Male Otter “Hasani!”

Although African spotted-necked otters are often solitary in the wild, there’s nothing more fun than watching two playful otters at the Zoo! We’re pleased to welcome “Hasani,” a male African spotted-necked otter, who… more ›