• High Achievers

    July 24, 2014

    In honor of National Zookeeper Week, we’re taking a look back at some of our early keepers. Many things have changed about the job since these dedicated folks were here, starting with the uniform. Others haven’t, including the qualities of a good keeper. As W. Reid Blair – the Bronx Zoo’s first full-time veterinarian and later director – wrote in 1901, successful keepers, “as a rule, are sympathetic and intelligent.”

  • One-Pound Lion

    June 26, 2014

    We’re happy to show off this golden new addition – a golden lion tamarin, that is.

  • Aww! Baby Marmoset Twins on Display at Prospect Park Zoo

    CBS New York

    February 5, 2014

    Geoffroy’s marmoset twins have debuted at Animals in Our Lives, making history at the zoo, and headlines across the city.

  • Endangered Turtles Debut on Camera, Literally

    Wall Street Journal

    December 16, 2013

    In an exciting step for conservation, five Chinese big-headed turtles hatched at the zoo, and we caught the incredible moments on tape!

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