- The NAG facilitates improved communication and coordination among nutritionists and those requiring nutrition information (i.e., AZA management groups, AZA member institutions).
- The NAG helps provide leverage for accomplishing projects, research and or dealing with zoo nutrition and industry problems.
Practical Zoo Nutrition Management Course : Practical Zoo Nutrition Management (April 11-15, 2016) Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation, Front Royal, VA, USA With only 17 out of the more than 200 Association of Zoos and Aquariums Read more
2015 NAG Conference on Zoo and Wildlife Nutrition : Come visit us in the Land of Weird, Portland, Oregon, as we discuss the diets of all the Weird Animals of the World. Portland is the home to the Oregon Read more
Case study: Seasonal diets for brown bears (Ursus arctos) at Brookfield Zoo: successful implementation led to reduced weight and improved behavior : Seasonal diets assist with maintaining a healthy weight Read more
Hemochromatosis (Iron Storage Disease) in Fruit Bats : Hidden sources of iron can lead to hemochromatosis Read more