Behind the Scenes

Welcome to Behind the Scenes

Why This Year’s Jazzoo Will Be Our Greenest Event Yet

The amount of waste produced by special events can be overwhelming. This is what we’re doing to keep most of it out of the landfill.

Meet the Vet Techs: Kristi

Kristi was well on her way to becoming an occupational therapist when a love of animals stepped in the way.

Meet the Vet Techs: Beth

Having worked at Brevard Zoo for nearly 15 years, Beth has seen a lot of changes! But one thing remains the same: a passion for her patients.

How to Make the Most of Boo at the Zoo

Boo at the Zoo is almost here! We’ve compiled some tips to help you make the most of this all-inclusive Halloween experience.

This Little-Known Disease Is Impacting Sea Turtles in the Indian River Lagoon and Beyond

You’ve probably never heard of fibropapillomatosis, but it’s taking a serious toll on Brevard County’s sea turtles.

“Meet” Our Fall 2017 Quarters for Conservation Projects

Your vote will support a conservation project of your choice focused on wild jaguars, snow leopards or giraffe.

Meet the Patients: Daley (transferred)

Cassowaries at a Crossroads

Though cassowaries are well equipped to fend off natural dangers, they are struggling to adapt to manmade changes.



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Melbourne, FL 32940

phone: 321.254.9453

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