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Eastern screech owl

The Secret Lives of our Nocturnal Animals

We break down what life is like for some of our nocturnal Zoo residents since many are hidden from your view.

Welcoming White-Nosed Coati Babies

Our Zoo is home to the first white-nosed coati births in about 7 years in a North American facility accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Keepers holding a giraffe hoof trim

Earning AZA Re-Accreditation

The Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) has announced that Brevard Zoo was granted accreditation by AZA’s independent Accreditation Commission.

A juvenile sea turtle posing on a white towel.

Plastic Pollution Has Detrimental Effects on Young Sea Turtles

We follow the cases of three young sea turtle patients who battled with plastic pollution. While two did not make it, one juvenile turtle is on her way to making an amazing recovery.

A black-handed spider monkey baby in a hammock.

Rescuing Finn and Marceline the Spider Monkeys

Two confiscated black-handed spider monkey infants are calling our Zoo home for now.  

An Eastern Bongo calf laying in a bush

Welcoming a New Eastern Bongo Calf

Bongo Denver gave birth to her first calf on December 28. The female calf is healthy and weighs in at about 43 pounds.  

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