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 [...]

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 [...]