Zoo Update

October 1, 2018

Zoo Update with Connie Morgan

Autumn is upon us. In Southern California, the temperatures may not be much cooler, but the days are growing shorter and the annual succession of holidays is upon us.
August 28, 2018

Zoo Update with John Lewis

We think of vultures as greedy, unscrupulous, and even ruthless when in fact they are not that at all and are immensely beneficial to our environment.
August 2, 2018

Zoo Update with Connie Morgan

From Animals & You presentations and keeper talks to the giraffe feedings and hippo encounters—our hope is that by connecting with animals, you will be as inspired by our conservation mission as we are.
July 6, 2018

Zoo Update with John Lewis

We are proud of the fact that we are one of only about 230 facilities that hold AZA accreditation. It is truly the gold standard. However, the journey to accreditation can be intimidating for facilities that have not yet achieved it.
May 31, 2018

Zoo Update from Connie Morgan

"With Memorial Day behind us, we’ve turned the corner from spring to summer and I hope you’ll make the most of your GLAZA membership this sunny season, and explore the array of improvements we’re adding to our offerings."
May 1, 2018

Zoo Update

May 18 is Endangered Species Day, which reminds me of one of my favorite Yogi Berra quotes: "I just want to thank everyone who made this day necessary." The irony, unfortunately, is that we are the ones who made Endangered Species Day necessary.