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What is ZooNation?

First and foremost, ZooNation is an advocacy organization committed to serving the global zoo and aquarium community, the profession of wild animal keeping and those who...

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Celebrity Zoogoers Learn About Ex Situ Conservation Programs

Celebrities and public figures usually have the resources to take their children on ecotourism adventures and travel the world with them. More often than not they choose...

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AZA Awards Recipients of Conservation Grant Fund at Annual Conference

Last week, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the largest of the three North American zoo associations, announced the recipients of its Conservation Grants...

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Sumatran Tiger Born at San Diego Zoo Safari Park

A single male Sumatran tiger cub was born at 1:54 a.m. Sept. 14 at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Tull Family Tiger Trail, to first-time tiger parents Teddy and...

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National Zoo Names Baby Panda Cub “Bei Bei”

The National Zoo announced Friday that their new baby panda cub has officially been named ‘Bei Bei’. Bei Bei means precious treasure. Bei Bei is a boy and...

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CASE SOLVED -The Mystery of Knut the Polar Bear’s Death at the Berlin Zoo

Two polar bear cubs, Knut and his brother, were born in in 2006 at the Berlin Zoo in Germany. Knut’s brother was rejected by his mother Tosca and died at a young age....

The Heart of a Zoo Keeper

I have the distinct pleasure of providing research and news in science pertaining to the zoo world. Through science, we learn about our natural world and what we can do...

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Memphis Zoo Receives Research and Facilities Upgrade Grants

Memphis, Tennessee – The Memphis Zoo recently was awarded two grants totaling $627,160 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for facility...