Hello from Philadelphia!

I’m here in Philly for the National AAZK (American Association of Zoo Keepers) Conference and I presented my paper today!  The presentation was about our blog and I spoke to about 75 other keepers from around the US.  I didn’t trip, Powerpoint didn’t crash, and I avoided completely blanking out in the middle of the presentation, so I’m considering it a success!   Beck helped me immensely in putting the whole thing together and I’m very grateful for her efforts! My audienceRead more


So we’ve been at this blogging thing since October of 2007, and we decided that it’s time for a change in the way we look. Just think of it as reader enrichment. Our new look will have a picture bar across the top just like the excellent blog of Ranger Greg Dodge. So go check out the bar and read up on his posts while you’re there. What we are trying to decide is what our categories should be. We’veRead more