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IT’S TWINS! – ALABAMA GULF COAST ZOO WELCOMES BIRTH OF ENDANGERED COTTON-TOP TAMARINS
May 2nd, 2024

   The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo is proud to announce the recent birth of twin endangered cotton-top tamarins. Born on April 6, 2024, both cotton-top tamarins are thriving and doing well with their family. Cotton-top tamarins share parental care, with infants being carried on the backs of all their family caregivers and given to mom...Read More

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