Posts Categorized: News

Best Practices in Zoological Lighting

In your mailbox soon – a combined January/February issue of the Animal Keepers Forum dedicated to the best practices in zoological lighting. This issue is sponsored by the Zoological Lighting Institute.

AAZK 50th Anniversary

2017 is the 50th Anniversary of AAZK.  From humble beginnings in 1967 in a garage in San Diego to where we are now, AAZK will celebrate our Golden Anniversary throughout the year.  Watch your AKF, Social Media and…

AAZK Headbands

Perfect for the colder weather, these fleece style headbands cover the ears and come in two colors (Maroon and Forest Green) The headbands feature the AAZK running rhino. Visit the AAZK Gift Shop and get yours today!

AAZK Hoodies

Just in time for the cold winter months (and Christmas) AAZK Hoodies. A blend of 50/50 Cotton and Polyester, these Hoodies were quite popular at the AAZK National Conference and are now available in the AAZK Gift Shop.…

AAZK’s Bowling for Rhinos

If you wish to learn more about AAZK’s Bowling for Rhinos or your Chapter is looking to promote your local BFR event or recruit participants, AAZK has created a tri-fold brochure promoting BFR. The pamphlet details why AAZK is…

AAZK Career Brochure

In effort to provide our Chapters and Institutional members with a resource on a career in the animal keeper field, AAZK has produced a tri-fold pamphlet on How to Become a Zoo Keeper. The pamphlet contains description of…

Choose AAZK as your AmazonSmile Charity

Now when you shop on Amazon, you can assist AAZK! When you select AAZK as your Charity of choice through the AmazonSmile program, Amazon will donate a portion of your purchase price to AAZK every time you shop…

New AAZK Merchandise

Visit the AAZK Store and shop for your favorite AAZK logo items including new AAZK Logo Bandanas, Carabiner Key Chains, Compact LED Flashlights, Magnets, Drink Bottle and Can Coolits!

Membership Application

In response to Member comment regarding Internet security and Credit Card information AAZK has posted an additional method of Membership Application – a paper form for new or renewing members.  The form is located in the Membership Tab,…