(Photo Zoo America)

(Photo Zoo America)

Reindeer Facts

The reindeer is a spectacular animal. Click here to read some fun-facts from the San Diego Zoo about this caribou.


Rare Pheasant Hatches at Woodland Park Zoo

The Woodland Park Zoo welcomed an Edwards’s pheasant on May 21 – the first of its species to hatch at the zoo. The Edwards’s pheasant, native to the rain forests of central Vietnam, is listed as critically endangered and perhaps even extinct in the wild. The last confirmed sighting was in 2000, and none were…

Otter-ly Adorable!

Meet Oswald and Juno: two sea otter pups that were discovered abandoned on California’s coastline. Oswald was found in November 2013 and Juno in January 2014. Staff with the Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Sea Otter Research and Conservation program arranged for the rescue of the pups and their transport to Monterey. Take a look at Oswald having a…

Celebrate World Turtle Day!

Friday, May 23rd is World Turtle Day! Many AZA-accredited institutions take part in conservation and rehabilitation of turtles of all kinds. Here are just a few of their stories: The Georgia Aquarium rehabilitates and releases loggerhead sea turtles back into their natural habitats through their 4R program. They satellite-tag the turtles, which allows them to…

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Had a Little Lamb

The Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum is happy to announce their new addition of a bighorn lamb! The lamb was born on May 10th and was the first of its species born at the museum since 2007. The sex of the newborn is still unknown. Update, June 13, 2014: The Museum has confirmed that the new arrival…

Endangered Species Day

May 16th is Endangered Species Day! AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums fund over 2650 conservation projects in over 130 countries and spend upwards of $160 million dollars annually on conservation initiatives and education to give animals the helping hand they desperately need. Here a few conservation success stories. Forty years ago there were roughly 5-20 adult…

Happy Mother’s Day!

In honor Mother’s Day, Animals Inc. and AZA want to celebrate all mothers! Here are a few heart-warming photos of mama and baby from AZA-accredited zoos and aquariums. Happy Mother’s Day to all species! (Photo: Disney’s Animal Kingdom via Facebook)     (Photo: Brevard Zoo via Facebook)     (Photo: Bronx Zoo via Facebook)  …

Video: Zoo Miami

More from Zoo Miami: Zoo Miami website: http://www.zoomiami.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zoomiami Twitter: https://twitter.com/zoomiami YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrsv3rsSCldqs8OxxVGw_4kd

Video: Maryland Zoo

More from the Maryland Zoo: Website: http://www.marylandzoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MarylandZoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/marylandzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmb8lbPdvSQyJWooC7X7wTg  

Video: Zoo Atlanta

More from Zoo Atlanta: Website: http://www.zooatlanta.org/#ff_s=nKmY7 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZooATL Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZooATL YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrvw_tHI-GGRP3Eox2F3-GzT

Video: Tennessee Aquarium

More from Tennessee Aquarium:  Website: http://www.tnaqua.org/Home.aspx Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tennesseeaquarium?rf=349275161820742 Twitter: https://twitter.com/TNAquarium YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrvoR-GBomQEw19XIwNvEHOh

Video: Philadelphia Zoo

More from Philadelphia Zoo: Website: http://www.philadelphiazoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/philadelphiazoo?ref=br_tf Twitter: https://twitter.com/phillyzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHru4mMFH__oO-EzJyf2lQqSA

Video: Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium

Website: http://www.pittsburghzoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pghzoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/PghZoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrs78qq_6po4ZJ6fl7msLYuO  

Video: CuriOdyssey

More from CuriOdyssey: Website: http://www.curiodyssey.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CuriOdyssey Twitter: https://twitter.com/CuriOdyssey1 YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrsb5LiI6ug4rrjXQahJ0cjv

Video: Oakland Zoo

More from Oakland Zoo: Website: http://www.oaklandzoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/OakZoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/oakzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrt8fkiTjdS1OmON0t5Yed3G

Video: Central Florida Zoo

More from Central Florida Zoo: Website: http://www.centralfloridazoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CentralFloridaZoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/Centralflzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrvV8lC5DSdNZYvpQFjygXow  

Video: Minnesota Zoo

More from Minnesota Zoo: Website: http://mnzoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MNZoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/mnzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrtyKYxx7F3vO1xDrYdvelLE  

Video: Audubon Institute

More from Audubon Institute: Website: http://www.auduboninstitute.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/audubonzoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/AudubonZoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHruJFdPZos-rwmjqJnIh9OTK

Video: Lee Richardson Zoo

More from Lee Richardson Zoo: Website: http://leerichardsonzoo.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lee-Richardson-Zoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrsrmS-6inumiGL61vAO6aZK  

Video: Calgary Zoo

More from Calgary Zoo: Website: http://www.calgaryzoo.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thecalgaryzoo Twitter: https://twitter.com/calgaryzoo YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrsghQmGEPPzEvYIsrLrYQHw

Video: Texas State Aquarium

More from Texas State Aquarium: Website: http://www.texasstateaquarium.org/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TXStateAquarium Twitter: https://twitter.com/TXStateAquarium YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLbGcMJ-7jHrs7V6lkCI8wcuWoWaaxwc39