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Saving the Biggest of the Big Cats

As a child in the 1980s I was very much enamored with tigers. For many years I was a lucky member of the National Geographic Society’s video club.

Happy Campers

I went to one summer camp as a kid: Sam Vincent’s Basketball Camp.  I don’t currently play in the NBA, so apparently it didn’t take.  It probably didn’t help that I was the shortest perso

Meerkat Exams at the Zoo

What is involved in the animal’s yearly or every other year physical examinations?  Quite a bit actually!  For example, today two meerkats came to the veterinary clinic in their carrie

Cold, Community, and a Sulky Owl

The zoo has just enjoyed yet another May, full of school groups on field trips and visitors who are glad to finally get out and enjoy the weather.

Did You Know?

I have a confession to make, and this may be shocking to some, so brace yourselves.  

This is the first zoo I’ve ever worked at.