2017 World Giraffe Day June 21

On Wednesday, June 21st, we are celebrating World Giraffe Day at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (CZBG).  Did you know the giraffe was recently listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List of [...]

Giraffe Conservation and the Cincinnati Zoo

Giraffe have been suffering from a “silent extinction” for about the past 30 years. We say “silent” because for some reason most people, including zookeepers and conservationists, were unaware that there has been about [...]

Get to Know our Mob of Meerkats!

Although our mob of meerkats may be some of the smallest animals in our care, they are easily one of the most charismatic groups of animals in the Africa department. They love to engage [...]