Fighting for Conservation for Great Apes

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Guest blogger: Brianna Grandstaff, Zoo Academy Student Hi, my name is Brianna Grandstaff, and I am a junior at the Zoo Academy.  That’s right, the Zoo Academy!  We spend all day at the Cincinnati Zoo [...]

Celebrate World Okapi Day!

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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!

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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 [...]