Really cool images from black rhino Seyia's latest ultrasound. She is receiving weekly ultrasounds now that she is in the final stage of her pregnancy. 24-hour birth watch has already begun but the baby isn't expected for a few more weeks.
Really cool images from black rhino Seyias latest ultrasound She is receiving
Krista Cox
Kathy Russell
Sherrie Dishon
Happy Pollinator Week! Pollinators are needed for the crops that make up much of our diet. Their numbers are falling due to loss of habitat and other pressures. Your yard can provide valuable habitat to help support healthy populations of pollinators. Let us help you find the best pollinator-friendly plants with our Zoo's Best program! Click link to learn more: [ Cincinnatizoo.org Link ]
Happy Pollinator Week Pollinators are needed for the crops that make up
Janette Lea Thompson
Priya Parikh-Weiman
Steve Davis
Our Pic of the Week is from collinmpoagephotography. Upload your Zoo photos to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram with #cincyzoopic to be considered next week.
Our Pic of the Week is from collinmpoagephotography Upload your Zoo photos
Hope Varnedoe
Jayson Constantino
Ryan Rocheck
Our awesome enrichment team created a bamboo forest in male Asian elephant Sabu's yard this morning. The bamboo was harvested from Zoo grounds and makes for great enrichment for many of our animals. We use enrichment to keep animals healthy by encouraging physical activity and mental stimulation.
Sharron Harris Coleman
Jana Pryor
Geri Kummer
Taffy our flamingo chick that famously hatched live on Facebook is getting his/her feet wet. A blood sample was sent out to determine the chicks sex but will take a few weeks to get the results.
Haley Nicole Cowan
Siobhan Kay
Ryan J Godar
It's World Giraffe Day! The Cincinnati Zoo supports wild Masai giraffe conservation by offering behind the scenes tours with our giraffe herd and donating proceeds to the Wild Nature Institute. Click the link to learn more about our behind the scenes tours. [ Cincinnatizoo.org Link ]
Its World Giraffe Day The Cincinnati Zoo supports wild Masai giraffe conservation
Kirstin Hall
Angie Jones
Fiona and Bibi are getting very comfortable with each other in the outdoor pool. They are swimming outside together for about an hour a day but on no set schedule yet.
Sabrina Renaud
Jen Deo
Mildred Belmont
Happy #WorldGiraffeDay! Learn more from giraffe keeper Jenna about these gentle giants during #FBLive and check out our new blog: [ Cincinnatizoo.org Link ]
Karen Steiger Wilger
Alison Stokes-Harle
Cindy Zabawa
World Giraffe Day is tomorrow, Wed. June 21 and we will celebrate by offering FREE giraffe feedings to anyone who brings in used/non-functioning plastic swipe card to be recycled. Examples include: Used gift cards, old hotel room keys, expired rewards cards, any plastic card, old key chain cards (gym, grocery, gas station). These plastic swipe cards must be specially recycled to reduce the...
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World Giraffe Day is tomorrow Wed June 21 and we will celebrate
Debbie Cordes
Carrie Brown
Dolores Burns
Thank you to the 2nd and 3rd graders at Beach Elementary School for making this awesome children's book about Fiona's story using their own artwork. They are generously donating proceeds to Fiona's care. Any Fiona fan will love this book! [ Amazon.com Link ]
Thank you to the 2nd and 3rd graders at Beach Elementary School

The Hippopotamus That Didn't Give Up!

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Jamie Christine
Andrea Krysten Sawyers
Katie Shultz
Visit the Zoo’s EcOhio Farm and Wetland in Warren County, Saturday July 8th. Learn about the land’s history and take a piece of it home with our Native Plant Sale. EcOhio offers a 24-acre reclaimed wetland, a 100-acre organic farm, newly established honeybee hives, and an abundance of wildlife. The 24-acre wetland has become home or a stopover point for hundreds of birds and other wildlife.We...
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Visit the Zoos EcOhio Farm and Wetland in Warren County Saturday July

EcOhio Native Plant Sale

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Pamela Shaw
Amanda Brickler
RichJudy Knarr
Fiona showing off her diva face. Fiona tipped the scales at 317 lbs. this morning!! She has caught up weight wise to a full term baby hippo that is the same age.
Fiona showing off her diva face Fiona tipped the scales at 317
Jessica Smith
Laura Laney
Kellie Regan
Congrats to Maria Kapusta! We chose her caption "That awkward moment when you go for a handshake and they go for a hug ..." as the winner. Enjoy your tickets to Coney Island Amusement Park.
Congrats to Maria Kapusta We chose her caption That awkward moment when
Patty Harrison
Molly Coates
Gary Middleton
Female gorillas naturally have their first offspring around the age of ten. Good baby gorilla rearing is a combination of living in a stable family group, maternal instinct and learned behavior from watching other mothers. Two-year-old Mona is getting some excellent early opportunities to watch Anju raise little Elle on the distant road to future motherhood.
Female gorillas naturally have their first offspring around the age of ten
Thomi Capito-Hoskins
Jenny Marie
Bobbie Schwartz ODell
Fiona likes to play in the waterfall in her outside area. She is being given access to the outdoor pool for about an hour a day but is still on no set schedule.
Fiona likes to play in the waterfall in her outside area She
Caitlin Mulligan-Hebrew
Lisa Balewitz
Tyler McQueen
The Cincinnati Zoo is proud to have sponsored a blue-throated macaw nest box every year since 2010 through the Nido Adoptivo project at the Bird Endowment. In 11 years 71 chicks fledged from the 80 nest boxes in the breeding area of this critically endangered species. With an extremely small population of 250-300 adult individuals in the wild, this is an important achievement to ensure the...
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Mary Koch
Barbara Hamilton
Jennifer Lazarow
Sihil our ocelot is a big fan of the new Stonyfield organic yogurt packaging which features photos of her as well as many other Cincinnati Zoo animals. You can also get a free child's ticket to the zoo with the purchase of 2 specially marked Stonyfield yogurt packs at participating Kroger stores.
Sihil our ocelot is a big fan of the new Stonyfield organic
Christy Sloop
Raechel Lungstrom
Melany Sims
Black rhino Faru might be a shoe-in for father of the year, and his calf hasn’t even been born yet. We're banking plasma from Faru as a safety in case first-time-mom Seyia is not able to care for her baby. The hope is that the calf will nurse and be raised by her mom, but some inexperienced moms aren't sure what to do with their offspring and humans have to step in to provide nourishment and...
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Jennifer Lazarow
Zarah Eidam
Maria Sampson
Happy Father's Day! Fiona and her dad, Henry, still spend some time together and can touch but have not fully shared space yet. The ultimate goal is to reunite the whole family, but for now we are taking it one step at a time and just focusing on her reintroduction to Bibi, which is going well.
Charlene Burdette
Kyle John
Moen Sen
Happy Father's Day! All Dads get FREE Zoo admission all day long!
Happy Father's Day All Dads get FREE Zoo admission all day long
Jessica May
Pamela Tumbleson
Bee Christensen