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29 05, 2016

Gorilla Killed at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Enters Enclosure

By |2016-05-29T22:27:42+00:00May 29, 2016|Categories: , , |Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Outrage and controversy follows Cincinnati Zoo this week after a Lowland Gorilla was shot and killed in response to a child entering the gorilla enclosure. The 4 year old would have had to cross several different protective barriers (a wall, barbed wire fence, and then the moat) before falling into the moat wit access to [...]

16 05, 2016

Zoo Babies!

By |2016-11-29T02:40:19+00:00May 16, 2016|Categories: , , , |Tags: , , |0 Comments

It's Spring Time, which means new families and new births in zoos around the country. Successful breeding programs are one of the key aspects to the importance of zoos, as conservation and protection and research will ensure the future of some of the world's most critical animals. So with each birth is a new celebration [...]