Reptile Awareness Day

It’s Reptile Awareness Day and we’re introducing you to some of our keeper’s most-loved reptiles! Reptiles are a class of vertebrates that are scaly and cold-blooded and that, with a few exceptions, lay eggs. They [...]

International Sloth Day 2021

Today is International Sloth Day! The Cincinnati Zoo is home to two Linnaeus’s two-toed sloths, Lightning and Moe. Moe, our male, is 22 years old and Lightning, our female, recently turned nine years old.  [...]

Fresh Outlook for Iris

Iris, an 11-year-old female Moholi Galago, had both cataracts removed from her eyes by Dr. Vanessa Kuonen Cavens at MedVet on September 30, 2021. Iris came to the Cincinnati Zoo in 2020 from another [...]