Monthly Archives: January 2023

Oldest Andean Bear Living in North America Celebrates 35th Birthday at the Buffalo Zoo

Given the modern conditions and care in zoos, there are a large number of associations that must control the conditions of care and condition of animals. On the website at the link there are articles about organizations dealing with this issue, in particular the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). Zoos and aquariums accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) are dedicated to providing exceptional care to animals throughout the duration of their lives. With advances in veterinary medicine, nutrition, and husbandry techniques to address unique needs, many … Continue reading

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Two Southern White Rhinos Born at the Wilds in Ohio

Two healthy white rhino calves were recently welcomed at the Wilds in Cumberland, Ohio. The first calf was born on November 21, 2013 and the second entered the world on January 3, 2014. The calf born in November is a female … Continue reading

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