San Diego Zoo and Safari Park
Diet in managed care
Shelters and enclosures
Breeding in zoos
Enrichment at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park (Andrew Stehly, personal communication, 2017)
An 1898 promotional poster for Forepaugh & Sells Brothers Circus. Two cassowaries with red casques are shown front, center.
From the mid-1800s through the early 1900s, cassowaries, along with ostriches and other flightless birds, were often exhibited in U.S. circus menageries (Williams 2013, p. 150).