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A Ring-tailed Lemur at the Zoo?

Monday, February 22, 2016
By Leslie Field, Supervisor of Mammals In December 2015, the Sacramento Zoo was contacted by a resident of Turlock, California about a strange animal he found in his backyard. He had done research on ... Read More

A Day in the Life of Goody, the Giraffe

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
*This is the second part of a series documenting the care that Goody the Giraffe receives at the Sacramento Zoo.  Goody, the Reticulated Giraffe, has osteoarthritis which is particularly bad in her f... Read More

What is a Routine Veterinary Exam at the Zoo?

Friday, May 29, 2015
With more than 500 animals representing 140 species at the Sacramento Zoo, veterinarians have their hands full. They use their expertise to examine eyes, cure upset stomachs and make sure the large va... Read More


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