Off the List and Back in Trouble

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/04/100430-energy-oil-spill-hits-gulf-coast/ I was home today and following the oil spill. Without going into detail  regarding the work of endangered species biologists working for the USFWS (Department of the Interior) or biologists with NMFS (NOAA-Commerce Department), I wanted to share this article to remind people of a contentious issue. The incident may remind you or make […]

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Living Institutions or Zoos?

Is it a Zoo or a Living Collection? This is what happens to you if you spend too much time in school as I did. Everything becomes an “institution” and eventually so do you. Actually, I prefer Living Institution which I believe was coined by the  top-notch folks at the Bronx Zoo-based Wildlife Conservation Society.  […]

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Riveting Piece About NGS Photographer & Vanishing Species

http://cnn.org/2010/US/04/24/mears.sartore.qanda/index.html?hpt=C1 Both the New York Times & CNN seem to be reading the Zoo Peeps blog. I’m so flattered. I won’t distract you with my thoughts, but read my article on the re-branding of African wild dogs and other endangered species. The new field of conservation marketing and brand development is taking off. -JCS, ZKE

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Veteran Actress, Sandra Dee Robinson, has been Selected as Co- Host for Zoo Peeps Radio

http://www.sandradeerobinson.com/ Sandra is a veteran of day time TV and has appeared on numerous shows including one of my favorites, 2.5 Men. She is also a renowned media trainer and owner of Charisma On Camera. Her recent contribution to Zoo Peeps provided some interesting perspectives for zoo educators and animal care specialists working with the […]

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RP- ‘Timely Tales/Tails’

Read this account first…. I rarely re-post, but this week has been an exception, and this article (link above) puts it all into perspective….. Random Reference Link on Zoo Keeping I apologize immensely to my followers as I have strayed from conventional blogging by failing not to provide enough coaching as most bloggers do. My […]

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