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 [...]

Celebrate World Okapi Day!

Okapi (Photo: Dave Jenike)
Guest blogger: Kelly Carpenter, Seasonal Keeper Happy World Okapi Day! First, what is an okapi? Well, do not let the stripes on its back half deceive you. The okapi is actually the only living relative [...]

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 [...]