North American River Otters Wildlife Conservation Society

Seeing Triple

The latest additions to the zoo are otterly adorable — triplet North American river otter pups.

Keeper Feeding Giraffe 1910

High Achievers

In honor of National Zookeeper Week, we’re taking a look back at some of our early keepers. Many things have changed about the job since these dedicated folks were here, starting with the uniform. Others haven’t, including the qualities of a good keeper. As W. Reid Blair – the Bronx Zoo’s first full-time veterinarian and later director – wrote in 1901, successful keepers, “as a rule, are sympathetic and intelligent.”

Golden Lion Tamarin

One-Pound Lion

We’re happy to show off this golden new addition – a golden lion tamarin, that is.

Geoffrey's Marmoset Juvenile Twins Wildlife Conservation Society

Aww! Baby Marmoset Twins on Display at Prospect Park Zoo

Geoffroy’s marmoset twins have debuted at Animals in Our Lives, making history at the zoo, and headlines across the city.