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Baron's racer

Rainforest Revealed: Our First Snakes Have Arrived

When it opens later this year, Rainforest Revealed will feature lots of new snake species—including the venomous Baron’s racer!

Emerald the green iguana

Emerald the Green Iguana Finds Her Home

This lizard is settling into her Caribbean Trail home, but had quite the journey to the Zoo.

African wild dog

Q4C Spotlight: African Wildlife Conservation Fund

African Wildlife Conservation Fund—one of your Q4C choices this summer—works to increase the population of endangered African wild dogs.

Zoo staff dumps waste into composter

How Our Campers Are Watching Their Waste

Throughout the summer, our campers have learned where their waste goes and how to make sustainable choices in their households.

Loggerhead sea turtle on table

Meet the Patients: Harley

Zookeeper Alyssa with macaws

National Zookeeper Week: Chasing a Childhood Dream

Alyssa always knew she wanted to work with animals. She’s realizing that goal as a Wild Florida keeper!


Rainforest Revealed: Meet Mia the Tapir

Mamma Mia—she’s a cutie!

Two female lions

Q4C Spotlight: African People & Wildlife

This summer, you can cast your vote for African People & Wildlife—an organization that aims to protect lions, leopards and cheetahs in northern Tanzania.