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UPDATE: Help Us Name Our New Female Baby Masai Giraffe!

UPDATE: Click here to vote for your favorite Swahili name for the baby giraffe! ———  Loads of cuteness coming your way! The Phoenix Zoo welcomed a female baby Masai (pronounced Muh-sigh) giraffe on Tuesday, June 26 (one week ago today). She is being extremely well cared for by her very protective mother, Imara. Imara and […]

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New Dynamic ‘Branch’ Program Started at the Phoenix Zoo

The Phoenix Zoo started a new Zoo-wide enrichment project recently! It was a popular topic during the 2017 International Conference for Environmental Enrichment in Colombia. The general consensus was that zoos should be encouraged to place increasingly movable exhibit furniture, also known as “dynamic branches,” as permanent enhancement and/or enrichment. It was found, for example, […]

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