The Naples Zoo has a 14 to 3 ratio of women to men zoo keepers, which zoo officials say keeps in stride with the roughly 70% of the zoo keeper jobs being held by women across the country. 

'It used to be about taming the beast,' says David Tetzlaff, Executive Director of the Naples Zoo. 'Now it's more about education.'  Photo by Tristan Spinski

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The Naples Zoo has a 14 to 3 ratio of women to men zoo keepers, which zoo officials say keeps in stride with the roughly 70% of the zoo keeper jobs being held by women across the country. "It used to be about taming the beast," says David Tetzlaff, Executive Director of the Naples Zoo. "Now it's more about education." Photo by Tristan Spinski

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