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Want to know what you can do in your own backyard to help pollinators?
Support some critical insects in your yard by planting native Texas flower seed balls. Watch this member-exclusive video to create your own!
Learn more about the blood pressure training we’re doing with our great apes!
Keepers have been working with our Western lowland gorilla Juba for many months, using voluntary positive reinforcement (including coveted food rewards) to get him to participate in a blood pressure reading. And we’re proud to say, in early 2018, Juba sat through his first full reading!
This video takes you behind-the-scenes to see how the team has been working hard to understand and improve heart health in great apes through cardiovascular training.