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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Public asked to vote for names of zoo’s new longhorns

young longhorns at zoo (Nov 2018)

The Spring River Park and Zoo’s new longhorn cattle duo is close to getting official names. The choices of what to call the two longhorns are down to the short lists, and the public is asked to vote for their favorites.

Throughout December, the z...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Zoo continues streak of successful inspections

Spring River Zoo Logo-SM

The latest federal inspection of the Spring River Park and Zoo was conducted Nov. 15, 2018, and found the zoo to be in compliance will all standards established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the regulatory agency that licenses the zoo.

The unannou...

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Posted on: November 8, 2018

“Keeper Talks” highlight zoo’s animals

zoo lemurs

A monthly program offers people the chance to learn about Spring River Park and Zoo’s animals from those who take care of them every day.

The program, called “Keeper Talks,” began in November 2018, when the talk featured the zoo's lemurs (pictured). On the...

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