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If you are a member of the media and would like more information about the Little Rock Zoo, the Arkansas Zoological Foundation or the exciting new things happening at the Little Rock Zoo, please call our main line at 501.666.2406 and ask for our press department to register your contact information for media updates. The Little Rock Zoo sends up-to-date press releases and announcements on a regular basis. There’s always something new and exciting at the Zoo!

Zoo Drive closed - See map for alternate routes

Construction of roundabout at Fair Park Blvd. closes Zoo Drive

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Caracal kittens join Little Rock Zoo family

New caracal kittens are now on display with their mother

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New male gorilla exploring habitat mingling with females at Little Rock Zoo

Guests at the zoo can now see new male gorilla at Great Apes exhibit.

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Little Rock Zoo receives $3 million endowment

Little Rock Zoo receives largest financial gift in its 90-year history

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Male gorilla to join all-female group at Little Rock Zoo

Male gorilla to join female troop as part of Species Survival Plan

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New at the Zoo: Endangered Somali Wild Asses

Two male asses will be a part of breeding program to save this critically endangered species

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For first time Little Rock Zoo is home to ostriches

Three female ostriches are now on display

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Zoo Hatches Second African Penguin Chick

The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce that an African Penguin successfully hatched on October 24, 2013 and is growing strong.

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Zoo Proud to Announce Birth of Tiger Cubs

The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce the birth of four new tiger cubs born early November 12, 2013 to Suhana and Liku.

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Team of Surgeons, Staff, Complete Surgery for Orangutan

Zoo Orangutan Doing Well Just in Time for Orangutan Caring Day This Saturday

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Zoo Welcomes Elephants Sophie and Babe

Little Rock Zoo welcomes two new elephants, Sophie and Babe, from the Niabi Zoo in Coal Valley, Illinois.

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Little Rock Ranked #1 by Kiplinger's

Little Rock Ranked #1 of America's 10 Great Places to Live by Kiplinger's Personal Finance

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