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Keeper Blog

Thanksgiving Enrichment Day
By: Sam Nowicki, Animal Keeper
25 Nov
2012
Thanksgiving Enrichment Day

On Saturday, November 24th, our enrichment coordinator Chelsea Weaver provided a fun program of Thanksgiving-themed toys and food for our animals to enjoy!

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Missing Our Laughing Kookaburra
By: Katie Barry, Animal Care Supervisor
20 Nov
2012
Missing Our Laughing Kookaburra

Today the keeper staff is sad to share the news of the passing of the Laughing Kookaburra, Lizzy. She sang the most beautiful of all the zoo animals as the keepers would tell you.

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Lion-Tailed Macaques
By: Katie Barry, Animal Care Supervisor
15 Nov
2012
Lion-Tailed Macaques

Come monkey around with the new Lion-tailed Macaques that are enjoying their new exhibit.  Lion-tailed Macaques are native to India, but our macaques are happy to call Hattiesburg their home.

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