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 [...]

World Great Ape Day and the Cincinnati Zoo

On Sept 9, 2017 the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (CZBG) and conservation organizations across the planet recognize World Great Ape Day.  This charismatic group of primates [...]

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 [...]