The Cincinnati Zoo’s Beloved Nursery Dog, Blakely, Has Retired

5.4.17 Cincinnati Zoo Nursery Dog Blakely Retiring11

Without Blakely, these little critters would have missed out on learning important social behaviors, such as snuggling, playing, grooming, and discipline. <3

Wow! What CAN’T This Talented Aussie-Border Mix Do?


Secret is a most amazing dog. Sure, all these herding-dog types are smart, but her talents are truly spectacular!

Second Graders Surprised With a Visit From the Puppy They Helped Save

2.7.17 Second Graders Surprised With Visit From Dog They Helped Save5

Each student received a personalized thank you card from Ryker, signed with a paw print.