Manatee Madness!

3 manatees swimming
Happy Manatee Appreciation Day!! The Cincinnati Zoo has cared for 23 manatees since joining the Manatee Rescue and Rehabilitation Partnership in 1999 and released 18 back into Florida waters! We are 1 of 3 Zoos [...]

Manatee Awareness Month

Welcome, November, and happy Manatee Awareness Month! Manatees, of which there are three species, are also known as sea cows. They are large, herbivorous marine mammals native to the warm waters of the Caribbean, [...]

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 [...]