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Support the Zoo During the Holidays
Posted on: November 25th, 2021

Giving Tuesday: Donate to the Zoo to Make Our Wishes Come True - November 30, 2021 This year the staff at the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo put together a capital items wish list. These are items that go

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November is Family Literacy Awareness Month at the Zoo
Posted on: October 29th, 2021

November is Family Literacy Awareness Month, and The South Baldwin Literacy Council is going to the Zoo!  National Family Literacy Month is an opportunity for families to learn and read

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Lemur Encounter Now Open!
Posted on: September 9th, 2021

Lemur Encounter NOW OPEN! While visiting, you are the guest of black and white ruffed lemurs and red ruffed lemurs. You will have the opportunity to meet these unusual animals from the Island of

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Vote to Name Our Baby Sloth! 
Posted on: July 23rd, 2021

$1 = 1 Vote. Click the link below of name choice to vote. The top five names were narrowed down from those submitted by you and our animal care teams and here they are: Chewie, Eco, Flash,

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Best of Bama Award 2021
Posted on: July 7th, 2021

The Alabama magazine just came out with its “Best of Bama Awards,” and the Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo was voted by the readers as the best zoo in the State of Alabama for 2021!  Thank you

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A Statement of Gratitude
Posted on: April 26th, 2021

      The Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo wants to say thank you to Dr. Adam Langston, and his staff, for their continued dedication to the medical care of our collection.  Dr.

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Tendo Update
Posted on: April 17th, 2021

      Tendo is now bouncing around his outdoor habitat permanently, so be sure to spend some time watching him outside the reptile house!  If you don’t spot him

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Open Easter Sunday 9am-4pm
Posted on: April 2nd, 2021

Open Good Friday, Easter weekend & Easter Day 9 am - 4 pm.

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Celebrating One Year Anniversary in New Location!
Posted on: March 11th, 2021

In the News (WEAR Channel 5 News) 3.11.21 - Today we are celebrating our One Year Anniversary at our New Location! It's been a roller coaster ride, but we are still going strong. If you

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Conservation Corner
Posted on: February 17th, 2021

          Weekly post from our Conservation Committee featuring our ongoing Clouded Leopard Project. Clouded leopards are arboreal creatures, meaning they

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