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Monitoring activities of nocturnal animals

At the Zoo, many of our animals are nocturnal, or active at night. How do animal care professionals care for...
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Breathe in, breathe out

Hi everyone, I’m Claire from the Bird Team! Since this is my first Keeper Stories Blog, I thought I’d talk...
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The hardworking parenting of strawberry poison frogs

Hi! My name is Sam, and I am a member of the Herpetology Team here at Zoo Atlanta! Today I’d...
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A day in the life of the Orangutan Care Team

Hi everyone, it’s Courtney again from the Orangutan Care Team! Today I wanted to talk about what a typical day...
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Shoutout for cross-team collaboration!

Hello! Carnivore Keeper Adrianna here with more Keeper Stories! I know you all have come here to learn more about...
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Wingin’ it

In previous Keeper Stories, I’ve written to you about the importance of different types of beaks and feet. Well, I’m...
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When it rains, it pours

Hi everyone! My name is Olivia, and I’m the newest member of the Ambassador Animals Team, and you’ll find me...
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An egg-cellent time had by all

Hello! My name is Holly, and I’ve been a Seasonal Keeper with the Gorilla Care Team for about two months...
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AAZK: By keepers, for keepers

Hi everyone!  It’s Kelly from the Herpetology Team!  As many of you know, zoos, as well as the career of...
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Tara and the tooth fairy

Hi there! My name is Kirby R., and I’m a member of the Elephant Care Team here at Zoo Atlanta....
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