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 [...]

Remembering Liwu

On August 10th the Wildlife Canyon staff had to say goodbye to longtime resident Liwu. Liwu, a red panda, lived at the Zoo since 2007 and, at 17 years old, was well past the [...]

2017 World Giraffe Day June 21

On Wednesday, June 21st, we are celebrating World Giraffe Day at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden (CZBG).  Did you know the giraffe was recently listed as Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List of [...]