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Save Our BFFs!

SAVE OUR BFFS!

Save Our BFFs! Home Exclusive T-shirt: Save our BFFs! Since 1991, the Phoenix Zoo has been an active partner in bringing black-footed...

Women's History Month Stories

WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH STORIES

Women's History Month Home Women's History Month is a celebration of women's contributions to history, culture and society, and has...

 
 
 
Kori Bustard Day

KORI BUSTARD DAY

Blog Home Happy Kori Bustard Day! March 27 is Kori Bustard Day! But you may be asking yourself, “What's a Kori bustard?” So we caught...

All Together For Animals Concert!

ALL TOGETHER FOR ANIMALS CONCERT!

Brad Paisley, Old Dominion and More! Exclusive concert! Tickets Home All Together For Animals Exclusive Concert! Buy Tickets Now! We...

 
 
 

A TRIBUTE TO COOKIE

Home A Tribute to Cookie African Lion September 1998 - March 9, 2021 We are deeply saddened to inform our Zoo friends that we humanely...

Spring Break Guide

SPRING BREAK GUIDE

Home Your Spring Break Guide to the Phoenix Zoo! Buy Tickets Online! The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation advances the stewardship...

 
 
 
World Wildlife Day

WORLD WILDLIFE DAY

World Wildlife Day Home Wildlife trafficking is an international crisis that has devastating impacts to both animals and humans March...

Tooth Be Told

TOOTH BE TOLD

Blog Home Tooth Be Told Proper Dental Care is Key for Carnivores February 23, 2021

 
 
 

THIAGO TURNS TWO

Blog Home Thiago Turns Two! February 17, 2021 Meet Thiago... Thiago is a maned wolf. He just turned two-years-old... So we had a little...

All Things Fernando!

ALL THINGS FERNANDO!

Blog Home All Things Fernando! Photos and videos of the world's cutest sloth... PHotos Videos cameo Adopt a Sloth Sloth Facts Fernando...

 
 
 

SUMATRAN TIGER PICKS SUPER BOWL LV WINNER

Blog Home Sumatran Tiger makes his pick for super bowl lv! February 4, 2021 The Super Bowl is this Sunday... and it should be a good...

PHOENIX ZOO NAMED FOUR-STAR CHARITY. AGAIN

Home Phoenix Zoo Named a Four-Star Charity... Again February 1, 2021 Founded in 2001, Charity Navigator has become the nation's largest...

 
 
 

NATIONAL SSS-ERPENT DAY!

Blog Home National SSS-erpent Day! February 1, 2021 Did you know Arizona is home to 13 different species of rattlessssnake? And all...

The “Cavy” Bunch!

THE “CAVY” BUNCH!

Blog Home The "Cavy" Bunch! (Scroll down for SUPER CUTE photos and video!) January 27, 2021 Maybe it's their long legs... Or their...

 
 
 
A New Hope

A NEW HOPE

Blog Home MEXICAN GRAY WOLVES TRANSPORTED TO EL PASO ZOO AS PART OF CONSERVATION PLAN January 25, 2021 Five of the Zoo's eight Mexican...

SQUIRREL APPRECIATION DAY

Blog Happy Squirrel Appreciation Day! At the Phoenix Zoo's Johnson Conservation Center, we celebrate squirrels every day. Since 2014,...

 
 
 

YEAR END GIVING

Year End Giving Home DOUBLE YOUR IMPACT Phoenix Zoo Relief Fund Donate Dear Zoo members, friends and supporters, Now more than ever,...

Giving Tuesday

GIVING TUESDAY

Giving Tuesday Home GO HOG WILD, WE'RE BUILDING A NEW WARTHOG HABITAT! Donate GivingTuesday inspires people to take collective action...

 
 
 
World Snake Day

WORLD SNAKE DAY

World Snake Day We're celebrating World Snake Day today by highlighting three different species of snakes! Tiger Rattlesnakes On July...

PHOENIX ZOO CLOSURE

Zoo Closure The Phoenix Zoo has been closely monitoring the COVID-19 crisis in Arizona. Given the continued rapid increase in COVID-19...

 
 
 



After 13 Beautiful Years, Ron Howard Says Goodbye To His Collie

After 13 Beautiful Years, Ron Howard Says Goodbye To His Collie

Film director Ron Howard has always been incredibly close to his dogs. His Collie named Cooper was by his side for 13 years and his Great Pyrenees named Puddin is a newer... Read more ...

80-Year-Old Gravestone Honors Dog Who “Died A Gentleman”

80-Year-Old Gravestone Honors Dog Who “Died A Gentleman”

There's no concept that feels as timeless as a human's love for their dogs. They're members of the family, so we tend to apply many of our human traditions to them: birthday... Read more ...

Into the Clouds

Into the Clouds

Trinidad's cloud forests typically aren't birded much. After all, the habitat is restricted to the highest and mostly inaccessible reaches of the mountain range across the... Read more ...

Maine Jumpstarted My 2021 Birding

Maine Jumpstarted My 2021 Birding

Like so many, the majority of my birding since the Covid-19 pandemic began has centered on my own backyard and local walking excursions. But as we kicked off 2021, I found... Read more ...

Low diversity of mitochondrial DNA in fancy pigeons revealed by partial...

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Paradise Regained

Paradise Regained

Among all the birding locations I have found, Pino Real was my first love. I was just getting back into birding, and had only gone to some urban sites, during 2012 and 2013. I... Read more ...

Dog Sitter Loses Poodle Puppy And Lies About It For 3 Days

Dog Sitter Loses Poodle Puppy And Lies About It For 3 Days

Leaving your dog with a stranger is a stressful situation for many people. In some cases, you'll find a life-long sitter, but for a few, a tragedy occurs instead. Nia Morgan... Read more ...

IHeartDogs Editor's Spring 2021 Choice Awards

IHeartDogs Editor's Spring 2021 Choice Awards

Sponsored Content There are so many products and services for pets out there it can be nearly impossible to know what your dog really needs and what really works. We here at... Read more ...

The Innovative World of Animal Nutrition

Just as humans have become more aware of and discriminating about what goes into their bodies, so have those in charge of nutritional decisions for animals. Companion animals... Read more ...

Shelter Staff Is Shocked To Find A Bullet In Rescue Dog's Abdomen

Shelter Staff Is Shocked To Find A Bullet In Rescue Dog's Abdomen

A 5-year-old Lab Mix named Sarge offered an unexpected discovery during his routine neuter procedure. His uncertain past was made clear while on the surgical table, revealing a... Read more ...