Sandy Masuo

Sandy Masuo

Sandy Masuo is the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association's associate editor in the Publications Division in addition to being a pop culture journalist, educator, horticulturalist, and published novelist. Her debut novel – a murder mystery set in a zoo – is entitled Unnatural Selection: Lessons of Life and Death on the Paper Trail and was published last year under the nom de plume Rosana DuMas.

June 1, 2019

Silent Forest Refugees

The Zoo's commitment to protecting animals extends to many victims of the illegal pet trade. A recent discovery at LAX underscores the plight of exotic bird species.
May 1, 2019

Cape Crusaders

The L.A. Zoo is one of the few zoos in the country that cares for the stunning Cape vulture. Our flock is getting bigger, which is great news for this endangered species.
March 5, 2019

Beyond Honey Bees: A Closer Look at Other Power Pollinators

Honey bees aren't the only creatures buzzing around our plant life.
February 5, 2019

Stopping Traffic

Did you know that illegal wildlife trafficking is one of the top threats to many species? A new campaign sheds light on the crisis.
December 31, 2018

HAPPY ZOO YEAR: Some notes of thanks to start 2019!

Los Angeles Zoo departments share photos and gratitude with the people that make what they do possible.
December 6, 2018

YEAR OF THE BIRD… FOREVER! Celebrate birds every day with the L.A. Zoo.

The yearlong international celebration of avian wildlife may be coming to a close, but you can help keep the party going into the new year and beyond.

More Reasons to Visit the Zoo in July!

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