Newsroom - 2019


Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) calls for stronger regulatory and enforcement measures

Animal protection officers shut down St-Édouard Zoo, rescuing more than 100 wild and exotic animals, many without adequate food and water Ottawa (May 22, 2019) — Canada’s Accredited Z... Read More


May 10, 2019 (Ottawa) – Statement from Dr. Susan Shafer, Executive Director of Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums on the results of the Ethics and Compliance Committee’s investigation into the Cherry Brook Zoo guinea pig euthanasia.

Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums has completed their investigation into the December 2018 guinea pig incident at Cherry Brook Zoo. The Ethics and Compliance Committee, composed of zo... Read More


New Brunswick SPCA Investigation Into Cherry Brook Zoo

Ottawa (April 4, 2019) — Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) is aware of the concerns being expressed regarding the New Brunswick SPCA’s investigation into the inhumane eutha... Read More


CAZA is Saddened to Learn of the Passing of Blizzard the Polar Bear, and our Thoughts are With Everyone at the Assiniboine Park and Zoo.

Ottawa (January 31, 2019) — The family of Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums offers its condolences to the staff, volunteers and everyone who cared for Blizzard, a beloved five-yea... Read More


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