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A black howler monkey infant clings to his mom's tail.

Where can I find that Zoo baby?

It’s been a baby bonanza at our Zoo over the last few months! Read on to learn more about each of the new babies we’ve welcomed. 

A North Sulawesi babirusa and her two piglets.

Introducing our North Sulawesi Babirusa Piglets

We’re squealing with excitement! Our North Sulawesi babirusa, Piggy, has given birth to twins.

Kirby the Reeve's muntjac

Meet the Animal: Reeve’s Muntjacs

The next time you see a flash of brown run past you on the sandy trail, we can assure you it wasn’t your imagination. It’s likely one of our two Reeve’s muntjacs, Harriet or Kirby! With their shy personalities and slight stature, they often go unnoticed by the average zoo-goer.  

Sheldon the Komodo dragon sticking out his tongue to smell the air.

Saying Goodbye to Sheldon the Komodo Dragon

Sheldon has been a long-time resident of our Zoo and a favorite among guests and keepers alike. However, unfortunately for our Zoo community, Sheldon will be leaving us around early October. While you may be disappointed to see Sheldon go, it is for an exciting reason!

A sedated ring-tailed lemur receives gold bead acupuncture.

Providing Gold Bead Acupuncture to Aging Animals

Two of our older animal residents recently received gold bead implants, a permanent type of acupuncture, as our animal care team works to help them age comfortably with us.  

A side profile of a red kangaroo

Welcoming a New Joey to the Kangaroo Mob

We have some hoppy news from our Kangaroo Walkabout: Lilly the red kangaroo has a joey in her pouch!

Zookeeper with mother babirusa and two babies

National Zookeeper Week: Lands of Change Team

This week, we’re putting the spotlight on the incredible animal care staff at Brevard Zoo. Read on to learn about our Lands of Change team!

Fancy the Visayan warty pig

Remembering Fancy

We recently said goodbye to longtime Zoo resident Fancy the Visayan warty pig.