Practical Zoo Nutrition Management Course
2015 NAG Conference on Zoo and Wildlife Nutrition
Case study: Seasonal diets for brown bears (Ursus arctos) at Brookfield Zoo: successful implementation led to reduced weight and improved behavior
Hemochromatosis (Iron Storage Disease) in Fruit Bats


  • 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.