Detroit Zoo
03/23/2017 at 14:17. Facebook
Zoo Brew features unique beers from select Michigan craft breweries, live music, exclusive access to the Zoo’s award-winning habitats until twilight and zookeeper talks.

The event includes admission and 12 beer samples (additional tasting tickets and food are available for purchase).

Advance ticket purchase is encouraged as space is limited and the event may sell out. Tickets will be...
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Detroit Zoo
03/23/2017 at 13:32. Facebook
The Detroit Zoo is a finalist for the 2017 National Medal for Museum and Library Service by the Institute of Museum and Library Services! This award is the nation’s highest honor for extraordinary public service, recognizing institutions that are valuable community anchors. Please share your favorite memories and stories of how the Detroit Zoo has made an impact on your life by posting here:...
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Detroit Zoo
03/23/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
#TBT Grizzly bear brothers Mike, Thor and Boo made their Detroit Zoo debut five years ago! Orphaned in Alaska after their mother was killed by a poacher, the then-cubs found sanctuary at the Detroit Zoo soon after. The trio can often be seen engaging in intense and playful sibling wrestling matches in their American Grassland habitat.

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yesterday at 21:05. Facebook
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Detroit Zoo
yesterday at 13:30. Facebook
Happy birthday, Anna! This wolverine turns 10 years old today.

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Detroit Zoo
03/21/2017 at 19:07. Facebook
Caption this!

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Detroit Zoo
03/20/2017 at 19:40. Facebook
Hoppy World Frog Day! The beautiful Panamanian golden frog can be seen at our award-winning National Amphibian Conservation Center. While this species is thought to be extinct in the wild, we are a part of a cooperative breeding program that may be the only hope for the golden frogs' survival.

Learn more: [ Detroitzooblog.org Link ]

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Detroit Zoo
03/20/2017 at 15:52. Facebook
Today the Institute of Museum and Library Services announced the Detroit Zoo as one of this year’s 30 finalists for the National Medal for Museum and Library Service. This prestigious award honors institutions for their extraordinary public service and remarkable contributions serving as catalysts in their communities.

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Detroit Zoo
03/20/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
Zookeeper talks are held daily at various animal habitats, giving visitors a chance to interact with members of the animal care staff and learn about the animals. You can find this week's schedule here: [ Detroitzoo.org Link ]

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03/20/2017 . Facebook
The Detroit Zoo wants Dr. Ruth to help endangered amphibians make a love connection. Ruth Marcec, not to be confused with famed human sex therapist, Dr. Ruth Westheimer, is a veterinarian and reproductive physiologist. (March 17)

Detroit Zoo’s Own Dr. Ruth Is Amphibian Sexpert

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Detroit Zoo
03/17/2017 at 18:38. Facebook
Dr. Ruth is bringing her sex-pertise to the Detroit Zoo. Not to be confused with famed human sex therapist Dr. Ruth Westheimer, Dr. Ruth Marcec is the new director of the zoo's National Amphibian Conservation Center. She is tasked with inducing frogs and salamanders to make a love...

Detroit Zoo's own Dr. Ruth encourages amorous amphibians

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Detroit Zoo
03/17/2017 at 14:46. Facebook
You voted! Congratulations to Andrea Hoglan-Dunlap – her photo from the underwater gallery of the Polk Penguin Conservation Center was selected as our Fan Favorite!

Check back soon for another chance to submit your photos from the largest facility for penguins in the world.

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03/17/2017 . Facebook
#ICYMI ON THE DETROIT ZOO BLOG: Staff at the Center for Zoo Animal Welfare are conducting research to determine how amphibians can thrive in zoos. Studies like these help to improve the lives of individual animals while also contributing to the efforts being made to conserve these species.

Animal Welfare – Understanding the Needs of Amphibians

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Detroit Zoo
03/16/2017 at 17:26. Facebook
Photo of the Week! Follow us on Instagram at @detroitzoo.

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Detroit Zoo
03/16/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Stop by the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition in the Ford Education Center on your next visit to the Zoo! Enjoy the 100 incredible images from the world’s largest and most prestigious wildlife photography competition – free with Zoo admission.

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We're celebrating our efforts to save species from extinction during our inaugural Wildlife Conservation Gala this Saturday, March 18!

In addition to the nearly 100 cooperative breeding programs in which the Detroit Zoological Society participates, we are actively engaged on six continents in field research, rescue and rehabilitation, establishing protected areas and educating...
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Posts about Wildlife Conservation – Notes from the Field on the Detroit Zoo Blog

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Drum roll, please ... as we present the finalists of our fan favorite penguin pics!

Cast your vote – the photo with the most likes will earn the top spot. Thanks to all the Detroit Zoo visitors who submitted their photos from the Polk Penguin Conservation Center – the largest penguin facility in the world!

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ON THE DETROIT ZOO BLOG: Staff at the Center for Zoo Animal Welfare are conducting research to determine how amphibians can thrive in zoos. Studies like these help to improve the lives of individual animals while also contributing to the efforts being made to conserve these species.

Animal Welfare: Understanding the Needs of Amphibians

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