Halloween is Scary in More Ways Than One!
It’s Rainforest Awareness Week! For orangutans and many other endangered species living in tropical rainforests in Malaysia and Indonesia, every day can be scary.Read More »
Straws: Once on the Lips, Forever in our Oceans!
World Octopus day is celebrated on October 8 to highlight one of nature's most amazing animals! Octopuses are 8-armed wonders that possess 3 hearts, thousands of powerful suckers and remarkable…Read More »
Give Bats a Break!
October is Bat Appreciation Month and this flighted group of mammals is worth appreciating! There are nine species of bat that call New York State home; 3 tree-dwelling species and…Read More »
Horns of (Not So) Plenty
World Rhino Day is celebrated every year on September 22, and although we do not have rhinos at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo, we want to celebrate by sharing some information…Read More »