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Some beautiful ZWF photos to enjoy!

Monday, October 10th, 2011

Here are some lovely animal photos taken here at ZWF by Jim Winters of NikonMiami. The above photos are of one of our Hairy Armadillos, and our new Cougar Cub, Cyclone! We have a wide variety of wildlife at our facility and do tours by appointment. The great thing about our tours, is that you get to interact with the animals as part of the tour instead of just seeing them from afar. Animals always put a smile to anyone’s face, and a private tour here with our wildlife is an amazing experience. To learn more about the tours we do then visit our Tours Page for more info.

Three Kings Parade on Sunday, January 9th 2011

Sunday, January 30th, 2011

On January 9th 2011, Univision Radio hosted for the community of Miami a Three Kings Parade. Zoological Wildlife Foundation was honored to be a part of the parade on a Jungle float. The Jungle float was featured in the parade filled with exotic wildlife. The animals brought were a Crocodile, Alligator, Parrot, Red-ruffed Lemur, and Monkeys where the apart of the event. To see more pictures of the event please visit our gallery.


Monday, August 9th, 2010
Baby Hairy Armadillos

Baby Hairy Armadillos

One of our long term captive female Hairy Armadillos gave birth on Friday, July 8th, 2010 to two babies males.
They are known for having a leathery armor shell. Our female came from Paraguay. In the wild they live in grasslands, plains and steppelike areas and is an omnivore.
The carapace has eighteen strips, with eight of them being able to move, while the others are bound to each other and immobile.
Our babies have to be one of the cutest things we have had the privilege to see born at our facility.

Baby Tamanduas @ ZWF!

Thursday, June 10th, 2010

Here are some new additions to ZWF! These baby Tamanduas will just melt your heart. The staff here will be working with them so that later on, we will be able to use them for educational presentation and teach people about these beautiful creatures. If you want to take a closer peak, then why not head over to ZWF for a private tour! To see more photos of these gorgeous Tams then check out the Tamandua gallery.

ZWF does events!

Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Do you have a favorite animal that you would love to interact with? Maybe you would like to have an education presentation to learn about some interesting animals that are vanishing in the wild! Whatever the case may be, ZWF would like you to know, that we do events! All the staff work extra hard to make sure each animal is taken care of an can be interacted with too. Check out this video that was recently posted on Thrillist.com about just a few of ZWF’s furry characters!

To see ZWF’s VIDEO FROM THRILLIST.COM click this link –> Zoological Wildlife Foundation

What do you do when it’s too hot outside?

Monday, June 7th, 2010

Swim with a buddy! In this case it was Titan our tiger!

We recently  put Titan in the pool for the first time, so that he can get used to swimming, and it was a very hot day here so it was a little treat for him to cool off! At first, Titan was a little cautious, and wanted nothing to do with the pool, but then as we got in and started splashing the water it really drew his attention over and he wanted to play with the water, after a little love and guidance, we gave him a little tug, and Titan was in the water! The minute he got in he LOVED it! Titan started swimming around, jumping off the steps so he can swim towards us, and at one point he even went to the deeper side with me, while he was swimming right behind me. We were so proud of Titan. Now that Titan is used to the water, we will be doing this on a usual basis. It’s great exercise too! To see all the photos from Titans swimming adventure then click here to see us swimming with the tiger!

“Chomp” ZWF’S new Alligator Snapping Turtle!

Saturday, June 5th, 2010

Everyone meet CHOMP!

CHOMP is an Alligator Snapping Turtle, he is a new arrival, and enjoying his time being spent at ZWF. The reason why we named him CHOMP, is well, you guessed it! He chomps! Alligator Snapping Turtles have an incredible bite force and they can literally bite your finger right off! If you would like to see this magnificent creature up close and personal, then stop by for a tour here at ZWF.

Hairy Armadillos at ZWF!

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Meet our newest memebers! The Zoological Wildlife Foundation just got some Hairy Armadillos in! These guys are pretty funny. During they day they burrow around, and when taking their usual nap they sleep upside down! If you would like to see them upclose come by for a tour at The Zoological Wildlife Foundation, and you won’t be dissapointed! Thanks for reading!

Priscilla Jayne’s Shoot at ZWF

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Priscilla Jayne is a beautiful singer that had her recent video shoot right here at our facility! She enjoyed the animals and thanked us for the usage of our tiger and facility for her video shoot. ZWF would like to thank Priscilla for letting us be a part of her video. Best of luck to you Priscilla! If you would like to see some photos from her shoot click here for Priscilla Jayne’s gallery.


Tuesday, May 25th, 2010

Come join us for yet another Miami Subs event! The Zoological Wildlife Foundation will be at Miami Subs Grill on June 12th! We will be bringing our wildlife for an experience of a lifetime! Stop by Miami Subs Grill, have some lunch, and see our wildlife! Photo sessions & Merch will be available too!