Zookeeper of the Week 8/23: Zookeeper Glen

This week, we get to meet Zookeeper Glen! Aside being a huge animal lover, he’s also made it into his local newspaper due to a zoo-related event. What made Glen famous at the Victoria Zoo? You’ll only find out by reading on. Discover more about Zookeeper Glen today!

1. Where are you from?
Houston, TX

2. How long have you been playing Zoo World?
About a year and a half, shortly after I joined Facebook. It was actually the first app I joined being I LOVE animals.

3. What’s your favorite part of Zoo World?
Probably the fact that I get to play with other friends, and the new friends I’ve made from all around the world.

4. If you could be any animal, what would you be?
Anything that flies … just for the view!

5. What’s your favorite animal-related memory? (a trip to a zoo? a favorite pet?)
Petting baby lions at the Victoria Zoo in Victoria, TX. when I was 4 years old. A local news photographer happened to be there who took pictures that made it in the local paper, so I’ve never been able to forget how fortunate my brother Dale and I were to be chosen to do that.

6. What are you passionate about?
Most importantly, God and helping my fellow man. After that, animal rights.

7. What’s your favorite quote?
Quotation: “To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children. To leave the world a better place. To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

8. What makes the world go ’round?
Simple … God


Thank you for sharing with us a piece of your life, Zookeeper Glen! It’s so wonderful that your love of real animals brought you to us at Zoo World, where I hope your friendships and relationships continue to blossom! I hope your faith and inspiration continue to help you succeed in this world. Thank you for being an active member in the Zoo community, we’re lucky to have you!

If you’d like to be a future Zookeeper of the Week, please click here to answer our interview questions.

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