Road Trip with Sihil the Ocelot!

Sihil, ambassador ocelot (Photo: Kathy Newton)
Co-Written By: Cat Ambassador Trainers Colleen Nissen and Lauren Kimbro Prep and Planning Gearing up for the Ocelot Conservation Festival in Brownsville, TX is one of the Cat Ambassador Department’s favorite times of the [...]

The Awesome World of Camels

Me with Saarai (Photo: Shasta Bray)
Guest blogger: Tymesha Davis, Zoo Academy Student Hello readers and/or commenters, my name is Tymesha Davis and I’m an 11th grade student from Zoo Academy. I want to write about an animal I experienced [...]

Lettuce talk about gardening

Christina Neel, AmeriCorps Sustainability Engagement Member During both World Wars, Americans were encouraged to grow their own “Victory Gardens,” when the government began rationing food. Fresh vegetables in markets became very expensive, so individuals [...]