Our zookeepers are a highly talented group of people. There is so much more than meets the eye when it comes to their daily duties. In short, I couldn't even imagine doing my job withou
As you may have recently heard, our 15 year-old male Bactrian camel Newton has a case of arthritis. The fact he has arthritis is not unusual, but quite common in other Bactrian camels about h
Thanksgiving weekend is the opening weekend of Potter Park Zoo’s annual Wonderland of Lights.
On November 2nd, Ingham County voters again showed overwhelming support for their Zoo by renewing the millage that funds the operating costs of Potter Park Zoo. We can’t as an organization, t
This week is National Veterinary Technician Week. Veterinary Technicians are a very integral part of the veterinary medical team, as well as part of the zoo. In fact, without a veterina
Magellanic penguins are named after Ferdinand Magellan who first discovered them in 1519.
"One of my favorite places in Michigan. Fairly small zoo with just the right amount of exhibits, nice setting, and overall good experiences."
- Edward J, Grand Rapids
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Potter Park Zoo
1301 S. Pennsylvania Ave.
Lansing, MI 48912
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