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23 06, 2017

4 Exotic Animals of East Africa

By | 2017-06-18T14:05:34+00:00 June 23, 2017|Categories: , |Tags: , |0 Comments

The term exotic means different things to different people, and when referring to animals it can be said that exotic animals are those which are not native to their current habitat. These animals were either brought into their current homes accidentally or intentionally by man. As populations grow, so does the need for farmland or [...]

14 06, 2017

National Zoo and Aquarium Month

By | 2017-06-14T06:13:43+00:00 June 14, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Since school is out for summer and everyone has been getting bored at home all day, this month is a great time to take the family to your local zoo and aquarium. June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month and we couldn't think of a better way to spend the day than teaching the youth [...]

1 05, 2017

Save the Rhino Day

By | 2017-05-05T00:44:37+00:00 May 1, 2017|Categories: , , , , , |0 Comments

Save the Rhino Day Brandy Hunter In honor of National Save the Rhino Day (May 1st), AnimalPlex would like to present a special issue all about this great horned beauty. We’ll go over a few cool little facts, introduce you to all five species, and talk a little about the dangers that Rhinos face from [...]

8 04, 2017

National Zoo Lovers Day is April 8th!

By | 2017-04-07T00:17:43+00:00 April 8, 2017|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

Each year on April 8, National Zoo Lovers Day is observed, and there are great ways to celebrate this wonderful holiday! You could sign up to volunteer at your local zoo, taking in the exotic animals they keep there in a first-hand experience. You could take a tour of the zoo and have a picnic on the [...]

31 03, 2017

Who is April the Giraffe?

By | 2017-03-31T11:32:55+00:00 March 31, 2017|Categories: , , , , |0 Comments

Have you ever gone to the zoo, or some type of safari park, and then all of a sudden you had to look up. Why, because strolling by in their lumbering fashion is the a long necked thing of beauty, the Giraffe. Most Giraffes aren't famous for what they have done, but April is special [...]

14 06, 2016

Boy Shares Pictures with Gorilla

By | 2016-06-14T11:34:48+00:00 June 14, 2016|Categories: , , , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A video of a boy sharing pictures with a gorilla resurfaced this week, most likely in response to the gorilla incident in Cincinnati. This beautiful moment, captured on camera, shows a young man looking at gorilla images on his phone and showing them to a captive gorilla at the Louisville Zoo. The gorilla sits next [...]

6 06, 2016

Say Hello to Alexander!

By | 2016-11-30T03:38:12+00:00 June 6, 2016|Categories: , , , |0 Comments

From the Lincoln Park Zoo Facebook Page... How better to celebrate International Ungulate Day than with a look at Lincoln Park Zoo’s new Bactrian camel calf, born May 9? The little one has been named Alexander Camelton by his caregivers…a nod to the Founding Father and the hit musical!

5 06, 2016

Most Popular US Zoos

By | 2016-06-05T14:25:14+00:00 June 5, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , |1 Comment

It's June and here at AnimalPlex, we are celebrating National Zoos and Aquariums Month, and we are doing so in a number of different ways. We know how important our zoos and aquariums are to the future different animal species. Some species would not stand a chance if it was not for the research and [...]

3 06, 2016

Cinci’s Gorilla World is Set to Reopen!

By | 2016-11-30T03:22:43+00:00 June 3, 2016|Categories: , , |0 Comments

CINCINNATI (June 2, 2016) – Over 43 million people have safely enjoyed the Cincinnati Zoo’s Gorilla World exhibit without incident in the 38 years that it’s been open. That changed last Saturday when a young boy climbed over the public barrier, made his way through more than five feet of bushes and dropped into the [...]