Joe the sloth turns three

Tina RolenEast Knox, Our Town Outdoors

Zoo Knoxville recently celebrated the 3rd birthday of Joe Sloth. He enjoyed a special sloth cake as well as a Facebook Live party.
Joe is a Linnaeus two-toed sloth, and his …

Do not cuddle the dragon

Tina RolenEast Knox, Our Town Outdoors

Zoo Knoxville recently honored World Lizard Day by celebrating its resident Komodo dragon, Slim. Slim lives in the Wee Play Adventure area across from the Clayton Family Amphibian and Reptile …

My, what big teeth you have

Tina RolenEast Knox, Our Town Outdoors

You can find Zoo Knoxville’s colony of beavers swimming around and chewing on branches in Kids Cove, the zoo’s refuge for native and heritage animals. The beaver habitat boasts beautiful …