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Veterinarian Kyle Donnelly touches a tortoise

Say Hello to Our Newest Veterinarian

Dr. Kyle Donnelly has joined the Zoo team! Exciting expansions created a need for a second full-time veterinarian.

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Protecting Sea Turtles Before and After Dorian

Here’s what to do if you encounter a sea turtle in need of help.

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.


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.

African lion

We’re Building a Home for Lions

See how we’re working to ensure a future for these magnificent cats in human care and the wilds of Africa alike.