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Johari the giraffe

Remembering Johari: An Update

We’d like to thank our Zoo community for their kind words and condolences after the unexpected death of our giraffe matriarch Johari in January. As promised in our initial blogpost, we’d like to share the findings from the necropsy report of our giraffe Johari. 

Johari the giraffe

Remembering Johari

We are heartbroken to share that Brevard Zoo’s giraffe matriarch Johari passed away this weekend following a medical procedure.

Monitoring Floyd’s Health

Veterinarians and keepers are helping Floyd battle an unusual illness.

Catching up With Rafiki

What is the big guy up to these days?

Mother giraffe with calf

Our Giraffe Tower Is Growing!

It’s another boy—the sixth consecutive male giraffe born at the Zoo!

Farrier trimming Iggy the zebra's hoof

Enhancing Wellness One Hoof at a Time

Farrier Steve Foxworth paid the Zoo a visit to help our staff improve their hoof-trimming techniques.

Two elephants

Q4C Spotlight: Elephant Connection Research Project

Learn more about the work that Q4C project Elephant Connection Research Project does to help save diminishing giraffe and elephant populations!

Milenna with calf

A Bittersweet Announcement

A male giraffe was born at the Zoo on September 27.