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Conservation Success Stories: OKC Zoo Provides Training to Mountain Gorilla Researchers

Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we believe in the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo raised over $220,000 to benefit local and global conservation efforts as part of its Round Up for Conservation initiative. Through individual guest contributions, Round Up for Conservation funds helped cultivate 10 conservation success stories in 2020. Of those ten, one success story focuses on supporting researchers who protect the... Read More
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Leaning on Each Otter this World Otter Day

In honor of World Otter Day, the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden invited Ben Yoxon of the International Otter Survival Fund (IOSF) to write a guest blog about IOSF’s crucial conservation efforts to protect the world’s 13 species of otters. The Zoo is home to two North American river otters, Rocky and Pip, who reside at the Big Rivers habitat located inside Oklahoma Trails. Other otter species include sea otters, giant otters, Eurasian otters, Asian small-clawed otters,... Read More
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Conservation Success Stories: Increasing the Genetic Diversity of Guatemalan Beaded Lizards

Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we believe in the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo raised over $220,000 to benefit local and global conservation efforts as part of its Round Up for Conservation initiative. Through individual guest contributions, Round Up for Conservation funds helped cultivate 10 conservation success stories in 2020. One of those ten focused toward a goal of increasing the genetic diversity of... Read More
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Pups in Training: OKC Zoo’s African Painted Dogs Receive Voluntary Hand Injections

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is home to a pack of five African Painted dogs, consisting of our matriarch, Xena, 9, her mate, Dojo, 9, and their three offspring Tex, Back Slash and Spot, who are four years old. All of the Zoo’s painted dogs are involved in a behavioral training program here at the Zoo that allows caretakers to train new behaviors through positive reinforcement. Training works to mentally stimulate the pack, as well as present them with the opportunity to... Read More
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Conservation Success Stories: OKC Zoo is Batty for Conservation

Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we’re batty about the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo raised over $220,000 to benefit local and global conservation efforts as part of its Round Up for Conservation initiative. Through individual guest contributions, Round Up for Conservation funds helped cultivate 10 conservation success stories in 2020. Of those 10 stories, one effort focused on the study of bat biodiversity and... Read More
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Conservation Success Stories: OKC Zoo Contributes to Bird Conservation

Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we believe in the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo raised over $220,000 toward to benefit local and global conservation efforts as part of its Round Up for Conservation initiative. Through individual guest contributions, Round Up for Conservation funds helped cultivate 10 conservation success stories in 2020. Of those ten, the Zoo was able to contribute to North American bird research and... Read More
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Wild About the Earth: Six Ways to Help Wildlife this Earth Day

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s mission is to connect you to wildlife, as we strive to conserve wild places. This Earth Day, we want to share six actions OKC Zoo fans can take to protect endangered species. We challenge you to complete at least one before the day is through, but remember – every day is Earth Day! Donate a cellphone to the Zoo’s Gorillas on the Line Cellphone Challenge Join the OKC Zoo in its efforts to protect wild gorillas and... Read More
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Conservation Success Stories: OKC Zoo Contributes to Bee Research and Conservation

Do you bee-lieve in conservation?   Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we believe in the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo contributed over $220,000 to benefit local and global conservation efforts. Much of this funding was raised through the Zoo’s Round Up for Conservation initiative, a grant from the Kirkpatrick Foundation, as well as donations through the Oklahoma Zoological Society (OKC ZOOfriends) and the... Read More
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Zoo’s Historic Grottos Transformed into New Raptor Ridge Habitat

Recently, a historical part of the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden was renovated to create a new home for the Zoo’s raptor species. Raptors are large birds of prey and includes species like, eagles, owls, condors and vultures. Originally built in 1938, the grottos, located near the Zoo’s sea lion habitat, was a must-see stop for anyone visiting the Zoo. The grottos were originally built to house the Zoo’s big cats and were considered top-of-the-line animal... Read More
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Mush(room) to Grow: Mycology 101

It is spring here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden. The ground is warming, birds are singing, and it’s mushroom season! These fragile organisms are often overlooked or viewed as a pest, but we at the Zoo have a pension for these slimy, little marvels. The vast collection of flora upkept by the Zoo’s horticultural team is host to a few hundred of the over ten thousand known mushroom species, and they can be split into four basic categories – saprophytic,... Read More
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Conservation Success Stories: Providing Texas Horned Lizards a Head Start

Here at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we believe in the importance of conserving the world’s wildlife and wild places. In 2020, the Zoo raised over $220,000 to benefit local and global conservation efforts as part of its Round Up for Conservation initiative. Through individual guest contributions, Round Up for Conservation funds helped cultivate 10 conservation success stories in 2020. Of those ten, one success story focuses on Oklahoma's beloved lizard,... Read More
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Neck and Neck: Update on OKC Zoo Giraffes Ellie and Julu’s Pregnancies

Two of the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s giraffes, 20-year-old, Ellie, and five-year-old, Julu, are pregnant and each due to give birth between late April and early May 2021. Caretakers have enjoyed watching the mother-daughter duo experience their pregnancies together. This will be Ellie’s sixth calf to be born at the Zoo and Julu’s first offspring. Three-year-old, Demetri, is the father of both calves, which are also his first offspring. The average gestation... Read More
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Blooms and Butterflies: Signs of Spring at the OKC Zoo

  Out with the old and in with the new! As we say goodbye to winter at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we begin to welcome spring with open arms. Though the Zoo is filled with over 500 different animal species, guests can also experience over 5,500 plant species within the Zoo! As an accredited botanical garden, the Zoo is home to a large collection of flora that is native to the United States and various other countries to enhance the Zoo’s landscape. The... Read More
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OKC Zoo Saddened to Announce Passing of Geriatric Ocelot

The Oklahoma City Zoo is saddened to announce that male ocelot, Pitu, 17, was humanely euthanized Thursday, March 18, 2021, at the Oklahoma City Zoo’s Joan Kirkpatrick Animal Hospital. Pitu was in the final stages of renal (kidney) failure, a common disease in both domestic and wild felids. At 17 years old, Pitu was considered a geriatric animal. He lived beyond the median life expectancy for ocelots, which is 15.7 years according to the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, a testament to... Read More
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The Ultimate Spring Break Guide to a Wild, Wonderful OKC Zoo Visit

What better way to spend spring break than a trip to the Zoo? Spring into action, stretch your legs, and experience the unique attractions and experiences the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden has to offer. This wild guide provides information on must-do attractions, shares how you can directly contribute to the Zoo’s conservation efforts and includes helpful tips to know before your visit. The 10 Wildest Things to Do at the OKC Zoo: ... Read More
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How to Train a Baby Rhino

At just over 550 pounds, the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s youngest Indian rhino is growing up quickly! Yabi was born on October 23, 2020, weighing in at approximately 154 pounds. She is the second calf born to mom, Niki, but she more closely resembles her late father, Arun. Never far from mom, Yabi gains a little more confidence and independence every day as she continues to explore her habitat in Sanctuary Asia. Guests can often find her wallowing in the mud or napping in... Read More
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Enriching Your Pets at Home, Lessons from an Animal Behaviorist

Have you ever wondered what your pets do all day when you’re at work? Have you come home to a chewed-up shoe or re-arranged living room? If so, these may be “tail” tell signs that your pet needs some daily enrichment! Many people aren’t aware just how crucial enrichment is for animals in human care. Behavioral enrichment is as fundamental to animal welfare as proper nutrition and veterinary care.  At the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical... Read More
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WHAT A WILD WINTER

A mere two weeks ago during the Oklahoma City Zoo’s annual Groundhog Day event, Will and Wiley, our guessing grizzlies, predicted an early spring. While there are still several weeks to gauge the accuracy of the bear’s forecasting abilities, it is hard to fathom spring conditions forthcoming as we are currently experiencing heavy snow, gusting winds and record lows temperatures. This winter season arrived early in Oklahoma with a rare ice storm occurring in late October 2020.... Read More
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Wild About Love: OKC Zoo Love Connections

At the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, we love connecting our guests to wildlife and wild places! This Valentine’s Day, we asked our Zoo fans all over social media to share their love stories and special connections to the Zoo. We want to thank everyone who shared the love! Take a look at these wild, wonderful love stories: From Sara Rowe on Facebook: “My husband and I were married at the Zoo in September 2018.” From Donna Belles on Facebook: ... Read More
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Bison Footcare: Mary Ann’s Hooves Are Made for Walking

The American bison is North America’s largest and heaviest land mammal. The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is home to three bison – two-year-old Verbena and Yarrow, and 19-year-old, Mary Ann. To ensure the health and wellness of the Zoo’s bison herd, each individual receives an annual wellness exam from the Zoo’s veterinary team, which includes a full body exam, bloodwork and a hoof trim.  Much like human feet, bison hooves also experience the effects of... Read More
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Beaks and Binoculars: Birdwatching for Beginners

The Great Backyard Bird Count, a citizens-science project in its 24 th year, is hosted annually in the month of February. This project calls on bird enthusiasts all over the world  to come together and assist with identifying, counting and learning about different bird species. In past years, the Zoo has partnered with the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife (ODWC) to host a Backyard Bird Count event on Zoo grounds, consisting of guided tours from local, bird experts. However,... Read More
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Howdy Deer: Fawn Sisters Meet the Zoo’s Adult Deer Herd

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden has been home to white-tailed deer since its founding in 1902. Currently, the Zoo’s Oklahoma Trails habitat is home to three female deer; Ruby, 16, Cher, 15 and Chaz, 12. At the end of July 2020, the Zoo welcomed two, six-week-old deer fawns, Tiva and Tula. Since their arrival, the sisters have spent time growing together in one of the Zoo’s okapi habitats. Now, at seven months old, Tiva and Tula, are ready to join the adult deer herd. ... Read More
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Playing with Your Food Can Give You Food for Thought

How much effort do you put into preparing or acquiring your meals? Do you take a few steps to the fridge or place a call to the local pizza place? For the animals at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden, the behavioral effort behind meal time is an important part of their daily, enriched feeding experience. One way we encourage our animal family to use their natural skills and diligence when gathering and eating their food is through items known as puzzle feeders. You may be wondering;... Read More
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Appreciate a Dragon Day

Happy Appreciate a Dragon Day! While dragons are technically mythical creatures, the Komodo dragon, known as the world’s heaviest lizard, is without a doubt the most similar-looking living creature. Hi, I’m Rae Karpinski, and as the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s primary caretaker of Komodo dragons and lead caretaker of herpetology, I know there is a lot to appreciate about these unique animals! Here at the Zoo, we’re home to two adult Komodo dragons,... Read More
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Prime-mates: Meet New Chimp Nia

Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s seven chimpanzees recently welcomed a new troop mate Nia (Nigh-ya), a 12-year-old female, joined the Zoo’s animal family in August 2020 from Sunset Zoo in Manhattan, Kansas.  Nia is the half-sister of beloved 10-year-old chimpanzee, Siri, who joined the Zoo’s chimpanzee troop in 2011 as part of the Association of Zoos & Aquarium’s Species Survival Plan™ for Chimpanzees (SSP).   The SSP also... Read More
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OKC Zoo Announces the Death of Geriatric Bobcat, Cody

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is saddened to announce that 19-year-old male bobcat, Cody, was euthanized Sunday, January 3, 2021. According to caretakers, Cody was alert Sunday morning and his behavior and routine were normal. He received his morning diet then went outside to explore his Oklahoma Trails habitat. Later that afternoon, Zoo guests alerted caretakers that Cody had started seizing. Caretakers immediately contacted the veterinary care team, which rushed to the habitat... Read More
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A Swanderful Pair

The trumpeter swan, recognized as North America’s largest and heaviest waterfowl, is a charming avian species, named for its distinctive, trumpeting vocalizations. While there are a plethora of fascinating facts about swans, perhaps the most compelling relates to their tendency to form monogamous, long-term partnerships. Because of this observed behavior, swans are considered a rarity among other feathered species. When the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s female... Read More
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OKC ZOO BABY NEWS: OUR GIRAFFE HERD IS GROWING BY TWO!

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s gift to you this holiday season – we are excited to announce that our giraffe herd is growing by two! The Zoo’s female giraffes, Ellie, 20, and Julu, 5, are pregnant and due to give birth in May 2021. Demetri, 3, is the father of both calves, which are also his first offspring. This will be Ellie’s sixth calf to be born at the OKC Zoo and Julu’s first offspring. The OKC Zoo participates in the Association of Zoos and... Read More
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Chilean Flamingo Chick Fostered by American Flamingo Pair

This year, the Oklahoma City Zoo welcomed a new flamingo chick to the Zoo’s animal family. Over the past several years, Zoo guests have been introduced to several American flamingo chicks through the Zoo’s social media platforms and public viewing opportunities at the Island Life flamingo habitat. This adorable little flamingo chick, however, is the first Chilean... Read More
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Providing Texas Horned Lizards Populations, a Headstart

The Texas horned lizard, an iconic reptile species in Oklahoma, has been experiencing population declines since the 1960s. Threats to this species include overcollection for the pet trade, particularly in the early- and mid-1900s, the spread of invasive red imported fire ants, loss of their primary food source, harvester ants, and habitat loss. Since 2003, scientists have been studying a particular population of these remarkable lizards on Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma,... Read More
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Bobcat, Dodger, Is Growing by Leaps and Bounds!

Many of our guests are familiar with our young bobcat, Dodger, who is known for being very interactive with all who visit him on the Zoo’s Cat Forest trail. We wanted to update everyone on how Dodger is doing, as he is not a young kitten anymore, but a growing cat who is constantly learning thanks to his animal care team here at the Oklahoma City Zoo. Dodger came to us at just over 10 pounds and is now a healthy 24-pound adolescent bobcat. Thanks to his strong interest in all things... Read More
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Wild Neighbors: Our African Painted Dogs Enjoy Enriching New Habitat, Lion Overlook

The Oklahoma City Zoo’s Lion Overlook recently had five new additions! The Zoo’s pack of African painted dogs, including one female and four males, that previously resided across from the Joan Kirkpatrick Animal Hospital, moved to Lion Overlook on September 10. The painted dogs will reside at Lion Overlook while their brand-new habitat is constructed. The carnivore caretaker team spent several months working to crate train the painted dogs prior to the move. The goal was to allow... Read More
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Talented Trunks: Asian Elephants Are Capable of Using Water as a Tool

Elephants are known for their complex cognitive abilities, such as memory, problem-solving and tool use, and for their complex social behaviors. In Summer 2017, the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s Asian elephant, Chandra, demonstrated her smarts in an inventive study, which was recently released as a new research article in the journal Animal Behavior and Cognition. The research describes how Asian elephants perform on the floating object task, which is an established test of... Read More
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How Elok Got Back in the Swing of Things

When Elok, our male Sumatran orangutan, came to the Oklahoma City Zoo in 2000, he was spunky, energetic and little – weighing in at just 60 pounds. Now, at 19 years old, Elok is an impressive adult who tips the scale at 350 pounds. From an animal health perspective, 350 pounds is considered overweight for a male orangutan, as the average weight of a male his age is approximately 250 pounds. To ensure optimal health and fitness, Elok’s caretakers encouraged exercise and the... Read More
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OKC Zoo Saddened to Announce the Death of Geriatric Trumpeter Swan, Sam

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is saddened to announce the death of beloved trumpeter swan, Sam, who passed last week due to age-related ailments. While his exact age is unknown, Sam’s caretakers believe he lived to be in his mid-twenties. Over the last two years, Sam was receiving supportive care, including cold laser therapy, for chronic arthritis in his legs. Last week, caretakers noticed that Sam was not utilizing his right leg normally. This observation led to a... Read More
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Stephanie Smith: NZKW Spotlight

It Takes a Zoo! In recognition of dedicated animal care professionals, the OKC Zoo is joining the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) and zoos and aquariums across the nation to celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week (NZKW) from July 19-25, 2020. In addition to bringing awareness to the animal care field, AAZK’s NZKW promotes professionalism and the dedication to conservation shared by all keepers. The OKC Zoo proudly employs 52 animal caretakers, ranging in years of experience... Read More
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Skyler Barker: NZKW Spotlight

It Takes a Zoo! In recognition of dedicated animal care professionals, the OKC Zoo is joining the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) and zoos and aquariums across the nation to celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week (NZKW) from July 19-25, 2020. In addition to bringing awareness to the animal care field, AAZK’s NZKW promotes professionalism and the dedication to conservation shared by all keepers. The OKC Zoo proudly employs 52 animal caretakers, ranging in years of experience... Read More
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Renaldo Woodson: NZKW Spotlight

It Takes a Zoo! In recognition of dedicated animal care professionals, the OKC Zoo is joining the American Association of Zoo Keepers (AAZK) and zoos and aquariums across the nation to celebrate National Zoo Keeper Week (NZKW) from July 19-25, 2020. In addition to bringing awareness to the animal care field, AAZK’s NZKW promotes professionalism and the dedication to conservation shared by all keepers. The OKC Zoo proudly employs 52 animal caretakers, ranging in years of experience... Read More
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OKC ZOO SADDENED TO ANNOUNCE THE DEATH OF ADULT OKAPI, MALI

The Oklahoma City Zoo is saddened to announce the death of Mali, one of the Zoo’s adult female okapis. At 27, Mali was the oldest female, zoo-born okapi in an Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA)–accredited zoo. Last month, Mali’s caretakers noticed that she was experiencing slight bleeding and discharge from her nose and consulted the Zoo’s veterinary team. The vet team performed a visual exam and continued to monitor Mali who at the time was not showing any other... Read More
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Following Fin’s Footsteps: A Momentous Milestone

Before the morning of Thursday, June 26, two-year-old Western lowland gorilla, Finyezi (Fin), had never been seen on public view by guests at the Oklahoma City Zoo, but all of that changed that sunny morning, when he explored the gorilla habitat with his family troop for the first time! While many on-looking Zoo guests may have not realized the importance of that moment in time, we (Fin’s caretakers) all watched with butterflies in our stomachs as we witnessed him reach the ultimate... Read More
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OKC Zoo Recognizes Former Teen Volunteer, Dr. Josiah Dame, for Earning Prestigious Veterinary Medicine Award

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is proud to recognize former Zoo junior curator, Dr. Josiah Dame of Shawnee, Oklahoma, for being awarded the Dean Clarence H. McElroy Award, the highest honor an Oklahoma State University (OSU) veterinary student can achieve. Named after the first dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine, the award is voted on by fourth year classmates and clinical faculty. Dame credits his passion for veterinary medicine to his time at the Zoo in the Junior... Read More
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Statement of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Board of Directors On Social and Racial Justice, Inclusion and Equity

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is founded on the mission of connecting all people with wildlife and wild places. We believe in the power of community, connection and a world that thrives on diversity and co-existence. The Zoo is committed to creating a safe, welcoming environment for all who walk through our gates. We stand against racism and strongly oppose the denial of safety, freedom and humanity to people of color. We are all on the same team – with a goal of creating... Read More
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OKC Zoo Announces Death of American Alligator, Bob

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is sad to report the passing of 41-year-old male American alligator, Bob. Bob was a long-time guest-favorite at the Zoo, his home since 1978. He came to the Zoo from Tulsa Zoo when he was only about six weeks old.   During their morning head-checks on Friday, May 8, caretakers discovered Bob had passed overnight. A necropsy (animal autopsy) found a significant granuloma in Bob’s right lung that likely resulted from an long-term... Read More
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OKC Zoo Saddened to Announce Death of Ostrich, Sadie

  Photo Courtesy Chris McGovern Sadie, 25, one of the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden’s adult female ostrich, was humanely euthanized on Sunday, April 26, 2020, at the Joan Kirkpatrick Animal Hospital. For the last week, Sadie had been under veterinary care for symptoms of decline including lethargy and a decreased appetite. Bloodwork from an initial vet exam indicated she had an infection which was causing inflammation and treatment included antibiotic and... Read More
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New to the Zoo: Meet Chris Hoffman and Seamus Ehrhard

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is pleased to welcome Christopher Hoffman, director of botanical garden, and Seamus Ehrhard, assistant curator of herpetology, to its leadership team. As director of botanical garden, Hoffman will oversee the Zoo’s 140-acres of flowering trees, forested groves, wildflower meadows and the state’s largest butterfly garden. He and his staff will also ensure the Zoo retains its high standards and accreditations through both the American... Read More
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OKC Zoo Sad to Announce Passing of White-Tailed Deer

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is sad to announce that two white-tailed deer were humanely euthanized on Thursday, February 27. Both had experienced arthritis-related mobility problems for over a year with veterinary teams applying medical therapy to improve quality of life. Recently, the medications failed to adequately control joint pain and discomfort leading to the difficult but necessary decision to humanely euthanize. According to caretakers, female Tuesday never... Read More
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The Truth About Unaccredited Roadside Zoos

Spring Break, only a few weeks away, is a great time for families to visit the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden and enjoy other outdoor activities. In fact, it’s frequently the biggest week of the year at the OKC Zoo – last year’s record-breaking attendance topped 93,000! But when deciding to visit a zoo or other organization that hosts animals, it’s critical that Oklahomans select organizations accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), like the... Read More
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The Bee Hunter's Diary

José Montalva is a graduate student at the University of Oklahoma and an instructor at East Central University. Montalva has studied the ecology, biology and taxonomy of native bees.  This spring/summer, he and student researchers Landen Underwood and Mason Kicinski will conduct a bee research study at the Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden. Here, he previews his work and shares why it's critical to learn more about Oklahoma's bees:  Bees are... Read More
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Shape Up! Body Condition Scoring Keeps OKC Zoo Animals Fit

How are your New Year’s resolutions holding up? Many people resolve in the new year to lose weight, eat healthier foods and exercise more. Often times those resolutions don’t hold up and end up abandoned. For animals at the OKC Zoo, resolutions are not needed - proper nutrition, activity level and body weight are top priorities all year long.   Maintaining proper body weight and nutrition is vital for overall health and longevity, both for our pets and the... Read More
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OKC Zoo Saddened to Announce Death of Pygmy Hippo, Wolee - Second Oldest Pygmy Hippo in North America

The Oklahoma City Zoo and Botanical Garden is saddened to announce that male, pygmy hippopotamus, Wolee, 45, was humanely euthanized on Friday, February 7, 2020. Born in 1974, Wolee came to the OKC Zoo in 1999 from the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and is the second-oldest pygmy hippo living in North American zoo populations accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). The OKC Zoo’s veterinary and animal care teams had been monitoring Wolee for end of life care. He was... Read More
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