The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
yesterday at 21:50. Facebook
#didyouknow that tomorrow, April 29, is Save the Frogs Day? We're celebrating our favourite spotted amphibian!

Northern leopard frog numbers are declining rapidly. So why is conservingleopard frogs like a game of Jenga? #conservationconversation
didyouknow that tomorrow April 29 is Save the Frogs Day Were celebrating

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The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
yesterday at 14:00. Facebook
Choosing the #GreatestCdnAnimal is a tough mountain to climb, but voting for goat could be a sure-footed way to pick a winner!

Take the leap! Celebrate Canada scaling new heights, our independent spirit, and love of a good hike.
Choosing the GreatestCdnAnimal is a tough mountain to climb but voting for

Introducing the Rocky Mountain goat- vote for the goat | Calgary Zoo - Blog

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The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/27/2017 at 23:37. Facebook
Such exciting news for Banff... and for bison! The first calf in 140 years has been born in Banff National Park backcountry.

Great success for the #banffbison herd, and for this recovering species. #conservationconversation
Such exciting news for Banff and for bison The first calf in
Charlene Hanson
Lorraine Drzimotta
Charlene Hanson
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/27/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Reminder: The ENMAX Conservatory building will close early at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 for a private event. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Regular hours will resume on Sunday, April 30.
Reminder The ENMAX Conservatory building will close early at 3 pm on
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/27/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Have you been celebrating #NationalVolunteerWeek?

We are so proud of our volunteer crew! We wanted to share the love with a little shout out to our fantastic team in Horticulture.

Check out the rest of the videos here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Have you been celebrating NationalVolunteerWeek

Volunteer Week 2017 - HORTICULTURE

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Louise Blank
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The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/26/2017 at 22:28. Facebook
You can make a difference, even when booking your next event! Making sustainable choices, like hosting in the zoo's ENMAX Conservatory means that you can feel good about throwing a great gathering, and conserving resources at the same time.

Host your next meeting in our CaGBC LEED Gold Certified ENMAX Conservatory building: [ Bit.ly Link ]
You can make a difference even when booking your next event Making
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/26/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Birds of a feather flock together? The great grey owl, a candidate for #GreatestCdnAnimal, doesn’t flock with the burrowing owl, as it lives high up in the boreal forests in Canada. In contrast, burrowing owls live in small holes made into the grounds of the grasslands. So what do these birds, big and tiny, have in common? Care at the Calgary Zoo.

Great grey owls have been members of the...
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Birds of a feather flock together The great grey owl a candidate
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The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/25/2017 at 20:24. Facebook
Happy #WorldPenguinDay!

Every king penguin chick matters- that's why the Calgary Zoo is an active member of the king penguin Species Survival Plan (SSP). The SSP works to ensure strong genetic diversity in captive populations.

Recent king chick Edward has been ruffling feathers recently! Almost complete in his moult, Edward's appearance has moved from fluffy chick to sleek adult...almost!...
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Happy WorldPenguinDay Every king penguin chick matters thats why the Calgary Zoo
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JN Gross
Tenille D'Aoust
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/25/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Did you know? It's #NationalVolunteerWeek!

We <3 our volunteer family - we simply couldn't do it all without them. Here's a spotlight on our incredible Animal Care volunteers crew!

Find the rest of the volunteer videos here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Did you know Its NationalVolunteerWeek We 3 our volunteer family we simply

Volunteer Week 2017 - ANIMAL CARE

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The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/24/2017 at 22:48. Facebook
FOCUSED is back- with a Canadian twist!

Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday with FOCUSED 150, and photograph the incredible splendor of the Canadian Wilds in the early morning light. Join us May 13th, from 7- 9 a.m: [ Bit.ly Link ]
FOCUSED is back with a Canadian twist Celebrate Canadas 150th birthday with
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Peaches Joss Pennock
Jennifer Apperley
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/24/2017 at 20:48. Facebook
Notice: The ENMAX Conservatory building will close early at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 for a private event. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Regular hours will resume on Sunday, April 30.
Notice The ENMAX Conservatory building will close early at 3 pm on
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/24/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
A vote for the great gray owl might show that you are taking the endangered burrowing owl under your wing! These little owls have a fighting chance at survival with programs like the Calgary Zoo's head-starting program. #GreatestCdnAnimal

Give a hoot…vote great grey owl! [ Bit.ly Link ]
#conservationconversation
A vote for the great gray owl might show that you are
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/23/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
The Calgary Zoo is celebrating National Volunteer Week, from April 23-April 29, 2017!

We are so grateful to the incredible volunteer team here at the zoo- we simply couldn't do it without you.
Big thanks to the students from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) for their work in creating these videos. Check out more videos of our volunteers and their great work: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Darci Lee Oconnell
Marlene Lamb
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/23/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
It's the perfect sunday stroll- enjoy our mule deer walkthrough today from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Will you spot golden eagle Fran in her little house?

Discover our FREE #GreatestCdnAnimal activities: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Its the perfect sunday stroll enjoy our mule deer walkthrough today from
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Cathy Françoise
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/22/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Didn't fulfill your chocolate fix last weekend?

Chocolaterie Bernard Callebaut by Cococo Chocolatiers are helping us protect lemurs with custom Rainforest Alliance chocolate bars!

Find them in Cococo Calgary stores, Banff & the zoo! A portion of the bar sales will support our new lemur conservation project in Madagascar! Now that's sweet: [ T.co Link ]
#conservationconversation
Didn't fulfill your chocolate fix last weekend
Jessica Revell
BJ Gordon
Claudia Bastos
The Calgary Zoo
The Calgary Zoo
04/22/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
Happy #EARTHDAY!!!

Get in the spirit by joining our four day electronics recycling event- without any drop-off fees! Stop by with your used items & GEEP Calgary will give your old electronics new life.

Join us 8:30 a.m. - 4: 30 p.m. in the Lion parking lot today and Sunday, April 23: [ T.co Link ]
Happy EARTHDAY Get in the spirit by joining our four day electronics
Owen Seright
You know what they say about little piggies- well these little hoglets are always ready for food. Experienced mom Ine makes sure the four hoglets get enough milk, but sometimes mom needs a break! A mother's work is never finished...
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Jacinda Larson
Katie Nielsen
The Calgary Zoo is excited about our plan to buy 333 acres of property near Strathmore as the new home for our Wildlife Conservation Centre. The new location gives us room to expand our award-winning reintroduction breeding programs for endangered species.

What species will live there? #conservationconversation
The Calgary Zoo is excited about our plan to buy 333 acres

New zoo centre will boost conservation | Calgary Zoo - Blog

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Larissa Penner
The excitement of voting for the #GreatestCdnAnimal is ruffling some feathers! The title is a responsibility worthy of Canada’s 150 years; just ‘whooo’ does represent our nation?

Visitors could find themselves looking for the wise choice in the great grey owl. Learn more about this skilled hunter below!
The excitement of voting for the GreatestCdnAnimal is ruffling some feathers The

Introducing the great grey owl- the wise choice | Calgary Zoo - Blog

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Sunny Gallant
Bring a little bit of Canada 150 home with you at the end of your visit! The Calgary Zoo gift shop has what you need to keep your family feeling patriotic. Voting for the #GreatestCdnAnimal has never been so cuddly ;)

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Bring a little bit of Canada 150 home with you at the
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