Cincinnati Zoo in the Animal Care Spotlight

200 Animal Care Professionals Gather to Share Best Practices Last week the Cincinnati Zoo hosted the annual Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA) conference. The ABMA represents a group of animal care professionals and other individuals interested [...]

How to Train Your Vulture

Training, or operant conditioning, is an important part of the care that all the animals at the Cincinnati Zoo receive. All animals in the Africa department, from the lions and hippos to the gazelle [...]

Rehabilitating BamBam the Orphan Manatee

BamBam, our little manatee, is celebrating the one year anniversary of his arrival to the Cincinnati Zoo.  He’s been getting along swimmingly (I love puns and I’m not sorry), and he is starting to [...]