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  • Babies on Board

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    Mimic poison dart frogs are the epitome of the model nuclear family. The male and female pair in a lifelong monogamous relationship, and both parents share extended tadpole-rearing responsibilities in a quiet subdivision away from the perils of the Peruvian rainforest floor. All that’s missing is the station wagon. Instead, Dad carts the kids around on his back.

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  • Happy Birthday, Mr. Shedd!

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    One hundred and sixty four years ago on Sunday, John Graves Shedd was born in a humble frame farmhouse in Alstead, New Hampshire. We’ve got cause for celebration!

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  • Immune Action

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    It’s time to roll up our sleeves and talk about World Immunization Week. It’s not just for people!

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  • Small Steps for Sustainability

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    Read about the many steps Shedd takes toward sustainability.

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  • Our Members Have Voted - and the Chick is Ruggles!

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    Does she look like a Ruggles? That was the overwhelming opinion of Shedd members, who were invited to vote on a name for the female rockhopper penguin chick.

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