• Keeping our Animals Cool in the Summer

    6 monthes ago - By Phoenix Zoo

    The Phoenix Zoo takes the summer heat very seriously - especially when it comes to the care and comfort of the animals who call the Zoo home.
    The vast majority of animals here at the Zoo can safely tolerate extreme temperatures. For example, the Arizona Trail houses animals who are all native to Arizona and, therefore, familiar with the heat. Additionally, we have several animals whose native regions are dry and arid such as Africa and the Middle East (lions, giraffes, rhinoceros, cheetahs and the Arabian oryx to name a few).
    Our amazing zookeepers monitor the animals in their care several...
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