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World Snake Day

WORLD SNAKE DAY

World Snake Day We're celebrating World Snake Day today by highlighting three different species of snakes! Tiger Rattlesnakes On July...

PHOENIX ZOO CLOSURE

Zoo Closure The Phoenix Zoo has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 crisis in Arizona. Given the continued rapid increase in COVID-19...

 
 
 

A MESSAGE TO OUR COMMUNITY

A Message to Our Community Home The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation/Phoenix Zoo joins with others in outrage and sadness at...

AFRICAN PAINTED DOG: SPICE GIRLS GET A CARCASS

African Painted Dog: Spice Girls Get a Carcass Home Sound up for the rally call! This is a group vocalization where painted dogs communicate...

 
 
 
All About Cows!

ALL ABOUT COWS!

All About Cows! Home From our friends at Arizona Milk Producers There is much to love about dairy cows, especially all the delicious...

HOT PINK: A FLAMINGO SOAP OPERA

Home By Carrie Flood, Community Learning Manager Welcome to Flamingo Cove Mudslinging. Snap judgements. Jealous rivalries. Clandestine...

 
 
 

DEER DIARY: HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON. I MEAN DEER!

Deer Diary: How to tRAIN yOUR dRAGON... i MEAN dEer! Deer Diary, Last time, I introduced you to my favorite animal at the Zoo, our...

IMissMyZoo Stories

IMISSMYZOO STORIES

IMissMyZoo Stories Home IMissMyZoo Stories Zoos and Aquariums accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums, like the Phoenix Zoo,...

 
 
 

ZOOM-ING TO A SCREEN NEAR YOU!

Zoom Backgrounds Home Zoo-ming to a Screen Near You! To Save : After clicking on one of the images below, a larger image appears. Then...

Blog Safari: Zoo Animal Stories

BLOG SAFARI: ZOO ANIMAL STORIES

Zoo Animal Stories Home Donate Now Adopt an Animal Become a Member Zoo Wish List Animal Stories By Sarah Skebba | Trail Experiences...

 
 
 

BLOG SAFARI: SAME. BUT DIFFERENT

But Different Home Donate Now Adopt an Animal Become a Member Zoo Wish List Same... But Different By Sarah Skebba | Trail Experiences...

BLOG SAFARI: ECOSYSTEM ENGINEERS

Ecosystem Engineers Home Donate Now Adopt an Animal Become a Member Zoo Wish List Ecosystem Engineers By Sarah Skebba | Trail Experiences...

 
 
 
Blog Safari: Wild Visitors

BLOG SAFARI: WILD VISITORS

Wild Visitors Home Donate Now Adopt an Animal Become a Member Zoo Wish List Wild Visitors By Sarah Skebba | Trail Experiences Coordinator...

How Do We Create a Species Label?

HOW DO WE CREATE A SPECIES LABEL?

How Do We Create a Species Label? Home How do we create a species label? By Matt Strangwayes, Interpretive Content Manager As Interpretive...

 
 
 
Blog Safari: Stingray Ultrasound

BLOG SAFARI: STINGRAY ULTRASOUND

Stingray Ultrasound Home Blog Safari: Learn About a Stingray Ultrasound! By Mari Belko | Stingray Keeper Working with animals to participate...

Happy Kori Bustard Day!

HAPPY KORI BUSTARD DAY!

Happy Kori Bustard day! Home Amazing Kori Bustard Facts! At the Phoenix zoo, we are home to two pairs of Kori bustards, Pipe and Skwerl...

 
 
 
Blog Safari: No Rain? No Problem!

BLOG SAFARI: NO RAIN? NO PROBLEM!

Blog Safari Home No Rain? No Problem! By Sarah Skebba | Trail Experiences Coordinator It can be a harsh world here in the Sonoran Desert,...

Deer Diary

DEER DIARY

Deer Diary Deer Diary, A lot of guests and volunteers ask me what my favorite animal at the Zoo is. Everyone seems confused when I...

 
 
 

DIGITAL SAFARI ROUND-UP

Digital Safari Round-Up Home We are committed to upholding our mission of providing experiences that inspire and motivate people to...

PRECAUTIONS AND PREVENTATIVE MEASURES REGARDING THE CORONAVIRUS

Precautions and Preventative Measures Regarding the Coronavirus Home Yes, we're open and taking precautions. The Arizona Center for...

 
 
 



Jennifer Garner And Her Dog Recreated Iconic Roles And Won The Internet

Jennifer Garner And Her Dog Recreated Iconic Roles And Won The Internet

September 11th is a somber day of remembrance for many Americans as well as people around the globe. However, Jennifer Garner found time to bring smiles to thousands of faces... Read more ...

Cancer Patient's Emotional Support Dogs Die On Flight When Stuffed In Cargo Hold

Cancer Patient's Emotional Support Dogs Die On Flight When Stuffed In Cargo Hold

A Leukemia patient named Hannah suffered an incredible loss at the hands of a trusted airline. After making the journey from Dubai to Washington for cancer treatment, their... Read more ...

The Best And Worst Dog Collars Ranked

The Best And Worst Dog Collars Ranked

Did you know that more than 26,000 collar-related accidents occur every year? Sadly, many of these incidents prove fatal. We've rounded up the best and worst dog collars and... Read more ...

More cats with lower urinary tract disease seen at the Foster Hospital...

More cats with lower urinary tract disease seen at the Foster Hospital during the pandemic

Veterinarians share why being unable to urinate is a life-threatening feline emergency-and how to help keep your pet safe Read more ...

After Days In Sinkhole, Starving Dog Think It's His New Home

After Days In Sinkhole, Starving Dog Think It's His New Home

The Sinkhole Trail in North Carolina lives up to its bizarre name. Sure enough, there are random sinkholes along the trail. For regular visitors, it might not seem like a huge... Read more ...

Rocky the Sea Otter Update

Rocky the Sea Otter Update

Earlier this year, on January 9, 2020, Rocky, a sea otter at the Minnesota Zoo, had surgery to amputate his left rear flipper. The decision to perform this surgery came after... Read more ...

Rescued Senior Chihuahuas Get Married Following Their Retirement

Rescued Senior Chihuahuas Get Married Following Their Retirement

True love has no age. That's what senior Chihuahuas Feliz and Machu Picchu want to tell the world. They've been on this earth for a long time, but they recently got married... Read more ...

21 Fall Dog Dangers To Avoid This Autumn

21 Fall Dog Dangers To Avoid This Autumn

Fall brings new growth including late-blooming flowers, plants, and produce. Unfortunately, not all of autumn's gifts are safe for our nosy pups. In addition to the outdoor... Read more ...

Jared Padalecki Says Goodbye To The Dog He Rescued Before ‘Supernatural'

Jared Padalecki Says Goodbye To The Dog He Rescued Before ‘Supernatural'

Supernatural , the hit CW series starring Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles, finally wrapped after 15 seasons. Padalecki's dog Sadie nearly made it the entire run alongside her... Read more ...

Birds and Smoke

Birds and Smoke

There was a recent report of hundreds of thousands of birds found dead in New Mexico. Biologists figure it has something to do with the wildfires that are plaguing the western... Read more ...