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Rare Twin Tamarins Born

February 11, 2021

The Gulf Breeze Zoo welcomed two new furry little members to its family last month when a boy/girl set of twin golden-headed lion tamarins was born.

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Happy Mother's Day for New Warthog Mom, Amina

February 11, 2021

The first baby warthog in over a decade has finally made her debut, just in time for Mother's Day. Mother warthog, Amina, celebrates her first Mother's Day with proud warthog dad, Perching.

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World Giraffe Day, Gulf Breeze Zoo Sticks It's Neck Out for Giraffe

February 11, 2021

It's no tall tale, Reticulated giraffe have been classified as Endangered.

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Gulf Breeze Zoo Celebrate National Zookeeper Week!

February 11, 2021

This week we recognize the hard work and dedication of animal care professionals across the country. Animal Care professionals work 365 days a year, in all seasons and weather conditions to make sure the animals in their care receive the best care.

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Gopher Tortoise Conservation Grant Awarded: Helping students come out of their shell for science

February 11, 2021

The Gulf Breeze Zoo recently awarded a 2019 Zoofari Parks Conservation Grant of $5,000 to the University of West Florida's Biology Department. The University's project manager, Dr. Phil Darby, will use the grant to protect a threatened local species, the gopher tortoise.

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