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Palm Beach Zoo Begins Cleanup and Recovery Following Hurricane Irma

Palm Beach Zoo Begins Cleanup and Recovery Following Hurricane Irma

  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Recovery efforts are underway at the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society, following Hurricane Irma. While all animals are accounted for, the Zoo sustained massive damage to many of its Ficus and Banyan trees across its 23-acre campus; fortunately, all of the

Palm Beach Zoo Events: September 2017

Palm Beach Zoo Events: September 2017

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the following special events and promotions for September 2017:  Kids Free Labor Day Weekend: Friday, September 1-Monday, September 4 It's our 4th annual KIDS FREE LABOR DAY WEEKEND! To celebrate all of South Florida's hard-working parents,

Palm Beach Zoo Releases Statement, Announces Gala Venue Change

Palm Beach Zoo Releases Statement, Announces Gala Venue Change

Update: Our annual Tropical Safari fundraiser gala will remain on the island of Palm Beach, and we were able to secure the same date in February at The Breakers.  WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society announces its decision to move its upcoming 2018 annual fundraiser

Palm Beach Zoo Welcomes Female Koala, Katherine

Palm Beach Zoo Welcomes Female Koala, Katherine

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Palm Beach Zoo announces the arrival of a female koala, Katherine, from the Los Angeles Zoo. "Katherine is coming to us on a Species Survival Plan (SSP) breeding recommendation," said Nancy Nill, the Zoo's associate curator. "We are excited to welcome her to our family." 

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns the Loss of Malayan tiger, Hati

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns the Loss of Malayan tiger, Hati

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society mourns the passing of Malayan tiger, Hati. He was 14-years-old.   “Our very observant staff noticed an abnormal bulge in his abdomen and monitored it throughout the day,” explained Nancy Nill, the Zoo’s associate curator.

Palm Beach Zoo Events: August 2017

Palm Beach Zoo Events: August 2017

Safari Nights: every Friday night thru the end of August, 4:30p – 9:00p THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30p-9p through August! MEMBERS ARE FREE! Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an AWESOME Palm

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns Loss of Oldest Cat, Sharon the Ocelot

Palm Beach Zoo Mourns Loss of Oldest Cat, Sharon the Ocelot

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society announces the passing of its oldest cat, Sharon, the ocelot. She was 23-years-old.  “Sharon was the most senior feline in our care, she was very loved, and she will be missed,” explained Associate Curator Nancy Nill. 

Palm Beach Zoo: July 2017 Special Events

Palm Beach Zoo: July 2017 Special Events

  Safari Nights: every Friday night from June 2 to August 4, 4:30p – 9:00p The Zoo comes alive as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30p-9p, June through August! MEMBERS ARE FREE! Come dressed to match the nightly themes and ENTER TO WIN an

Palm Beach Zoo Addresses Parental Concerns

Palm Beach Zoo Addresses Parental Concerns

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach Zoo & Conservation Society has made the decision not to allow a patron observed photographing a minor child to return to the Zoo.  “We are a private institution, and we take the safety of our patrons and employees seriously,” said Zoo President & CEO Andrew

Palm Beach Zoo: June 2017 Special Events

Palm Beach Zoo: June 2017 Special Events

  Safari Nights: every Friday night from June 2 to August 25, 4:30p – 9:00p THE ZOO COMES ALIVE as Safari Nights returns for its 8th summer of evening fun every Friday night, from 4:30p-9p, June through the last Friday in August! MEMBERS ARE FREE!    The whole Zoo is open to explore

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