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Denver Zoo  Come visit the Zoo! Summer Hours (March 1 – October 31) Admissions open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Grounds close at 6 p.m.

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Women in Peru knit frog-related handicrafts to help spread awareness on the endangered Lake Titicaca Frog. The women are part of “Ccori Ampara,” a women’s collective in Peru that Denver Zoo helped established, which empowers women and enhances livelihood – all part of Denver Zoo’s efforts to protect the Lake Titicaca frog in Peru

We're doing a throwback this #TapirTuesday to newborn Umi! Check out Facebook for a video of her as a new swimmer, and tell your local zookeepers you appreciate them this week for #nzkw2017 #GoldenKeeper #keeperscare

Youth in Botswana learn about African wild dogs through play-based activities, such as art. Denver Zoo conducts wildlife conservation in Botswana and helps to protect critically-endangered African wild dogs!

Happy Friday! Thanks for tagging @DenverZoo in your recent photos. Keep doing it and we'll keep sharing them.

Local Denver residents participate in wildlife conservation through Denver Zoo and Rocky Mountain Wild’s Front Range Pika Project. Pika live in high altitude climates -right here in Colorado. Together with Denver residents, Denver Zoo and partners study the effect of climate change on these charismatic species.

Our lion boys are growing up and their manes are filling out! 🦁Thanks to a guest for sharing this wonderful pic.

More than 12 bison calves were born at Rio Mora National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico. Bison are important ecosystem engineers, helping to maintain a healthy, functioning grassland. Denver Zoo, in partnership with US Fish and Wildlife Service and the Pueblo of Pojoaque, manage a conservation herd of bison, as part Denver Zoo’s efforts to restore grassland habitats.

We're only THREE days away from the 28th annual #DoAtDenverZoo! Don't miss out on the region's wildest summer party and our largest annual fundraiser. Link to tickets in bio.

ICYMI: Meet "Umi," our Malayan tapir baby born to mother Rinny and father Benny on May 6. She will be visible to the public once she is able to swim in her outdoor pool.

Happy Friday from the lion brothers at Denver Zoo! 🦁

One of our feathered friends in our Nurture Walk area! We just love the prominent red crest on display ❤️ Have a great weekend!

Little Dobby is learning to use his legs. It's going to be a beautiful weekend at the Zoo. Come see him running around his exhibit soon. He's growing fast and won't stay tiny forever!

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