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Ecofriendly Biodegradable Six-Pack Rings

Many beach goers enjoy beverages that typically come in a six-pack such as coke and beer. The rings holding the six-pack together are normally made of plastic and can be...

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Tasmanian Devil Gets A Pacemaker

Photo by the San Diego Zoo   The San Diego Zoo discovered that one of their four resident Tasmanian devils, Nick, was suffering from a heart conduction disorder....

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San Antonio Zoo Undergoes Big Changes

The San Antonio Zoo has an all new logo, but that’s just the beginning. The face of the San Antonio Zoo is changing. Over the last 16 months, almost every corner...

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Pretty in Pink: Flamingos Arrive at Jacksonville Zoo

Featured Photo / Stewart Plemmons / Pierside Productions Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (JZG) has debuted 36 African Greater flamingos on exhibit along the African...

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Megatron Continues Journey Back to the Sea

Featured Image / National Aquarium Back in March, we reported on a juvenile harbor seal affectionately named Megatron that stranded on Bethany Beach in Delaware.  He...

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Tiger Cubs Steal Hearts at San Diego Zoo

Featured Image / San Diego Zoo Safari Park A trio of adorable tiger cubs made their public debut in late April at San Diego Zoo Safari Park. First looks at the cubs were...

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Mote Aquarium Releases Rescued Green Sea Turtle

Featured Image / Conor Goulding / Mote Marine Laboratory A green sea turtle, now known as Henry, was rescued in Janurary off Anna Maria Island in Manatee County,...

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What is an Animal Ambassador?

Featured Photo / Woodland Park Zoo If you frequently visit zoos and aquariums, you’ve likely heard the term “animal ambassador”.  But what exactly...

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Jacksonville Zoo Mourns Loss of Beloved Black Bear

Featured Photo / Jacksonville Zoo The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens (JZG) family sadly announced the passing of Billy, their beloved Black bear. Zoo veterinary staff...

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Birmingham Zoo Breaks All-Time Monthly Attendance Record

Featured Photo / Birmingham Zoo The Birmingham Zoo is excited to report an all-time monthly attendance record for the month of April 2016, breaking all prior records in...