- 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.
ZWNF - The Zoo and Wildlife Nutrition Foundation supports the mission of the Nutrition Advisory Group. Read more
Job Posting: Indianapolis Zoo - The department of Veterinary and Nutrition Services at the Indianapolis Zoo seeks qualified candidates for a full time Nutrition Center Area Manager. The Zoo’s nutrition program is responsible for formulating specific diets for animals in the Zoo’s collection, developing and 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