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03/22/2017 at 15:33. Facebook
Happy #WildWed from Zoo Atlanta!
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yesterday at 19:10. Facebook
Zoo Members - It's time to register for Zoobilee Presented by Texas Capital Bank! Zoo Members are exclusively invited to attend this special, Members-only event.

Get to know our animals better at our Meet the Keeper Talks Presented by Phillips 66, play a variety of games, get your adrenaline pumping on our giant inflatables, dance along with our children’s DJ, and more!

Sign up for Zoobilee April 6 & 7

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yesterday at 14:35. Facebook
This Saturday, we're celebrating our very own Zoo heroes! Meet Houston Zoo staff who have led conservation projects in the wild, working with species from howler monkeys, to elephants, to corals.

This is a great chance for young, aspiring wildlife conservationists to talk to our experts and hear how they got their start.

Our Aquarium Supervisor & His Mission to Save Coral Reefs

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03/20/2017 at 19:40. Facebook
Together with the Wildlife Conservation Network, the Houston Zoo is hosting the Saving Wildlife Expo at the zoo this Saturday, March 25. Meet the speakers who have dedicated their lives to saving animals from extinction.

Saving Wildlife Expo

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03/20/2017 at 14:06. Facebook
While the Houston toad hasn’t been seen in the wild in Houston since 1973, the Houston Zoo currently houses about 400 of them. Learn about a study we're doing to improve their survival rate. [ Houstonzoo.org Link ]
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03/17/2017 at 14:18. Facebook
Weather is beautiful and we're expecting big crowds today! Before you get on the road, check on traffic and take a look at our Spring Break page.

Avoid the Pileup - Plan Ahead!

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03/16/2017 at 16:42. Facebook
There are a lot of weird words in the animal kingdom... A LOT! We thought it would be fun to shed light on some of the odd terminology used to describe animals. Today's word: brumation.
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03/16/2017 at 13:09. Facebook
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03/15/2017 at 19:47. Facebook
Sunny skies and great weather make the Zoo a popular place! If a Zoo trip is on your Spring Break list of things to do, be sure to check out our Spring Break webpage and plan your trip ahead.

Spring Break at the Zoo

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It's Spring Break at the Zoo! Before you leave the house, visit our website and plan your Zoo trip in advance. See parking info, download maps, and more!

Spring Break at the Zoo - Plan Ahead!

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Giant armadillo researcher, Gabriel Massocato, is completing training at the Houston Zoo as part of an award entitled Wildlife Warriors. Read about Gabriel's visit and see how he plans to apply what he is learning back home in Brazil.

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If you're headed to the Zoo during Spring Break, spend a few minutes on our website to plan ahead and avoid the traffic. We've got parking tips, online tickets, and much more!

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Here's your word of the day - Crepuscular. Crepuscular animals are ones that are most active during twilight hours.
Zoo Members - It's time to register for Zoobilee Presented by Texas Capital Bank! Learn more about this Members-only event on our website.

Zoobilee - April 6 & April 7, 2017

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Join our impressive team of Zoo Volunteers. Learn about volunteering at the Zoo and apply today! Adult volunteer applications are open through March 31, 2017.

We're Accepting Volunteer Applications! - Now through March 31

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Today is International Women's Day! Meet a few of our female role models working in wildlife conservation and hear how they are saving animals like lions, tapirs, zebras and more!

Saving Wildlife Expo - March 25

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We're excited to welcome some of the world’s top animal conservationists to our Saving Wildlife Expo. During this event, attendees can meet wildlife heroes like Dr. Patricia Medici, who launched the Lowland Tapir Conservation Initiative - Brazil aimed at establishing tapir conservation programs in areas where tapirs live.

Saving Wildlife Expo - March 25

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Next time you visit Natural Encounters at the Houston Zoo, you might run into a male mouthbrooder. No, not mouth breather, mouthbrooder!

In some fish, like the Banggai cardinalfish, the males take the eggs into their mouth after fertilization and incubate them through hatching. Then, the larvae are kept in the male’s mouth for 10 days after hatching and released as teeny-tiny versions of the...
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We've got big plans for our Camp Zoofari sessions this summer and spots are filling up fast! With camp programs for ages 4-16, the Zoo is sure to offer an unforgettable experience.

Visit our website to sign your kid up for a wild summer!

Camp Zoofari Spots Filling Up Fast!

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Dr. Rachel Graham, Executive Director of MarAlliance, has worked for nearly two decades to protect threatened marine wildlife. Meet Dr. Graham and learn what her organization is doing to save our oceans at the Saving Wildlife Expo on March 25.

Saving Wildlife Expo Returns to the Houston Zoo

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