Month: August 2016

Fall FALCONERS Session Registration Available

We are excited to announce the registration links for the next two FALCONERS events are now available. For our next event, we will be holding an evening experience with the opportunity to spend the night Saturday, Oct. 1.  The evening will begin with a burger and hot dog cookout, an evening guided tour of the […]

Collaboration is Key to Zoo Success

Something you might not know about keepers and zoos is that we love to help each other. We exchange emails, phone calls, and meet up at workshops and conferences. The goal is to share information that could improve an animal’s welfare. We are all passionate about doing the best we can for our animals and our […]

Potter Park Zoo Committed to Red Panda Conservation

Potter Park Zoo (PPZ) is committed to the conservation of the red panda species.  To create an environment for successful red panda reproduction zoo staff determined many changes needed to be made to the red panda exhibit if PPZ was going to continue to participate in the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Species Survival Plan (SSP) for […]