Apr 16, 2024 - News

šŸø Quote du jour: Hannas still finding joy

Jack Hanna lays on the ground next to a porcupine.

Jack Hanna famously brought animals to a variety of TV shows, including "Good Morning America" and the "Late Show with David Letterman." Photo: Ida Mae Astute/Disney General Entertainment Content via Getty Images

"Each day, we do our best to find joy ā€” even when things are challenging."
ā€” Family of Jack Hanna in a statement to the Dispatch and People Magazine

The famed zoo director, who now lives in Montana, has reached an advanced stage of Alzheimer's, per his family, which is raising awareness about the disease.

  • He led the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium between 1978-1992 and later served as director emeritus until his 2020 retirement.
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