Up To Date
4:55 pm
Tue July 8, 2014

The True Life Of Kansas City Zookeepers

Sitting Gorilla at the Kansas City Zoo
Credit Butterflyxoeio / Flickr Creative Commons

So, you like animals? You enjoy watching them, taking care of them, and talking about them? Would you make a good zookeeper? Guest Host Brian Ellison takes a look at the true life of Kansas City Zoo zookeepers on Tuesday's Up to Date. Find out what it's really like to chase a fugitive chimpanzee and keep the penguins healthy and happy in their habitat. Speaking of penguins, you can watch the penguins at the Kansas City Zoo live right here.

Guests:

Kayla Campbell is the Assistant Supervisor of Water's Edge: Polar Bears, Penguins, and Trumpeter Swans.

Brandi Mitchell is the Assistant Supervisor of Tropical Ecosystems: Tamarins, Gibbons, New World and Old World monkeys, Capybara, African porcupines etc.

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