Zoo Knoxville
yesterday at 22:38. Facebook
We're sorry to have to tell you that our Herpetology team has suffered a devastating loss. On Wednesday morning they arrived to find 33 reptiles deceased in one of the buildings. The zoo’s vet team responded immediately, evacuating animals, giving them oxygen and checking unresponsive animals for heartbeats with an ultrasound. Of the 52 animals housed in the building, 33 succumbed. Among the...
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yesterday at 14:55. Facebook
Zoo Knoxville keeper Charlotte releases Baer's poachard's "Jack" and "Sally" into their new habitat in Tiger Forest Saturday, March 25, 2017. The critically endangered birds are a part of the Species Survival Plan at Zoo Knoxville and you can see them in the new Tiger Forest, opening to the public April 8th.
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03/24/2017 at 18:27. Facebook
Arya explores her new habitat in Tiger Forest for the first time. Annual pass holders get a preview of Tiger Forest this weekend, 10:30-5pm, Saturday and Sunday.
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03/24/2017 at 12:49. Facebook
After a quick veterinary exam, our tiger Arya moved to her new home in Tiger Forest. Here's a little behind-the-scenes peek of her move. Annual pass holders can come see for yourself this Saturday and Sunday during a special VIP preview.
Not a season pass holder? No problem. You can opt to purchase one when you get here or online at zooknoxville.org.
And for those who aren't passholders,...
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03/21/2017 at 14:48. Facebook
Take a look at this post from photographer Joel Sartore
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03/21/2017 at 12:51. Facebook
A look inside the new Tiger Forest habitat as we go behind the scenes with our Director of Animal Care, Conservation and Education, Phil Colclough.
Zoo Knoxville Annual Passholders are invited to a VIP preview of Tiger Forest March 25 and 26! Get yours today for the chance to be the first to meet Arya.
Star Wars Character Day
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More behind the scenes with our Director of Animal Care, Conservation and Education, Phil Colclough, at the new Tiger Forest habitat.
Zoo Knoxville Annual Passholders are invited to a VIP preview of Tiger Forest March 25 and 26! Get yours today for the chance to be the first to meet Arya.
Stay tuned this weekend to see more of Tiger Forest.
Zoo Knoxville Director of Animal Care, Conservation and Education, Phil Colclough, takes us on a little tour behind the scenes through the new Tiger Forest habitat.

Zoo Knoxville Annual Passholders are invited to a VIP preview of Tiger Forest March 25 and 26! Get yours today for the chance to be the first to meet Arya.

Stay tuned this weekend to see more of Tiger Forest.
Zoo Knoxville hosts 'Star Wars' Day on March 18

'Star Wars' flies into Zoo Knoxville

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Watch how keeper Sydney Kessler trains Malayan tiger Bashir

Zoo Knoxville trains tigers with blood juice

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Start your Spring Break with a visit to Zoo Knoxville and join Einstein and all of her friends for Bird Show training demonstrations. Starting today, March 10 through Sunday March 26, these 20 minute demos will occur at 11:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm and 2:30 pm.
Meet your favorite β€œStar Wars” characters without making a trip to a galaxy far, far away. The 501st Legion, operated by Star Wars fans, is the preferred costuming organization of Lucasfilm Ltd. The opportunity to meet β€œStar Wars” characters is included with general zoo admission. Children ages 12 and under who come dressed as their favorite Star Wars character will receive $5 off a child's...
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Spend some time with us during your spring break vacation. During our spring keeper chats get to know Khaleesi the Komodo dragon, Jumbe the giraffe or Sunny the red wolf.
The pathway to KIDS COVE and the REPTILES habitat will be closed on Wednesday 3/8 for construction in Tiger Forest. As a courtesy we are offering $5 off admission while the closure is in effect. Thank you for your patience.

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Wake up, it's almost spring!
March 20 will be the first day of spring, our tortoises have been in their dormant state for the past few months. These Madagascar Flat-tailed Tortoises and a Black-breasted Leaf Turtle, get a meal of mushrooms and worms.
Happy birthday to Machi! One of our Western lowland gorilla's who celebrates March 1, 1976. Here is a photo of her with baby Ubuntu