World Gorilla Day and the Cincinnati Zoo

“Susie, King Tut, Penelope, Hatari, Mahari, Samantha, Sam, Timu, Colossus, Jomo, Gladys, Mona and Elle”.  The list of names goes on and on.  For 80 + years, more than 65 western lowland gorillas (Gorilla [...]

Saving the Small Yet Mighty Sand Cat

Sand cat (Photo: Lisa Hubbard)
Co-written by Shasta Bray and Chelsea Wellmer “Is that a house cat?” This is a question we hear often from guests observing our sand cats, Najah and Saddie, in our Night Hunters building.  While [...]

Who Let the Painted Dogs Out?

As some of you may have noticed, we have 6 less painted dogs than we had 2 months ago. Due to the loss of Imara, the stability of the pack had decreased. As a [...]