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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 Joins Effort To End Extinction

Read more about AZA SAFE and the LR Zoo!

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Maned Wolf Pups Born

New Maned Wolf Pups Are Born at the Little Rock Zoo!

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Tiger Cub Viewing Schedule

When to see the cubs outside

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Zoo Tiger Cubs Get Names

Four Malayan tiger cubs born at the Little Rock Zoo on November 12, 2013 get names!

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Zoo Hosts Stars of "Wimpy Kid" Films

Autograph Signing Event Also Features Film's Producer, a Little Rock Native

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Zoo's Wild Wines of the World Set For This Saturday

Two Dozen Restaurants and Special Reserve Room Highlilght Annual Event

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Zoo Chimps Kick-Off Spring; Announce Annual Sponsorship

Chimps to Get Delicious Milk Treats from Hiland Dairy

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Zoo Tigers to Get Valentine's Day Gifts

Keepers present large enrichment toy cards to Zoo tigers and other big cats.

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Zoo Announces Penguin Naming Contest

Penguin Naming Contest Voting Opens on Facebook

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Zoo Groundhog Calls It For the 49ers

After Tough Decision, “Mid-South Maple” Calls it for the 49ers

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Zoo's Oldest Lion Passes

Old Lion, Nyla, Dies at Age 20 at Zoo

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Zoo Hatches First Penguin Chick

The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce the hatching of its first penguin chick on October 30, 2012.

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Zoo Receives AZA Accreditation

The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce that it received accreditation today from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

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ZOO CELEBRATES BIRTH OF SECOND BABY GORILLA

The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a baby western lowland gorilla born Sunday morning, August 19, to gorillas Sekani and Fossey. Baby Shower Set for Saturday, September 25

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Meet Maggie and Zazi!

New Cheetahs Arrive Monday Night in Preparation for July 7 Grand Opening

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New Tiger Arrives at Zoo

Female Tiger Will Be Paired With Mate for Breeding

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Snell Provides Elephant with New Shoe

Custom Orthotic Helps Jewell the Elephant Walk Steady

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Zoo Foundation Receives Major Estate Gift

Living Trust Gift from Former Docent Totals Nearly Quarter of a Million Dollars

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Sea World Penguins to Accept Donation for LR Zoo

Elementary School Excels in Fundraising Project for New Penguin Exhibit

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Time Capsule to be Installed in Carousel Horse Today

Restoration of Historic Carousel Horses Nears Completion

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Penguin Joins the Wild Wonders Animal Show this Saturday

Show Extended this Weekend for Labor Day

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Zoo Foundation Announces Major Donation for Education

New Education Program and Donation Announced at Annual Zoo Foundation Meeting

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Zoo's Baby Chimp Finally has a Name!

Kokomo? Auggie? Zoo's Baby Chimp Finally has a Name!

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Zoo Hosts Record Breaking Attendance Day for Coleman Free Day

Nearly 27,000 Attend Free Admission Day

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Zoo Breaks Ground on Laura P. Nichols Penguin Pointe Exhibit

The Arkansas Zoological Foundation and the Little Rock Zoo broke ground today on the Laura P. Nichols Penguin Pointe exhibit.

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Keeper Appears on Extreme Forensics

Keeper Randal Berry to Appear on Discovery Channel Extreme Forensics

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