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Mesker Park Zoo Fostering Rare Mexican Wolf Pups

The Evansville Zoo is now the new foster home to a couple of Mexican wolf pups.

Earlier last week, the extremely rare, male cubs were transported to Mesker Park Zoo, after being born under risky conditions in New York.

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‘Party For The Planet’ This Weekend at Mesker Park Zoo

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden is proud to present the Party for the Planet, sponsored by Alcoa, this Sunday, April 21st from 11am-4pm.

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Santa and Mrs. Claus, Mesker Park Zoo
Santa and Mrs. Claus, Mesker Park Zoo
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Have Breakfast With Santa This Weekend at Mesker Park Zoo

Enjoy a hot buffet breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus in the Rainforest Grill at Mesker Park Zoo this Saturday, December 1st and Sunday, December 2nd.

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Last Day for Mesker Zoo’s ‘Boo at the Zoo’

Today is the last day for you to get out to Mesker Park Zoo and experience this long-standing family event. Boo at the Zoo has been going on for over a decade, so obviously they know how to put on a good show, and people show up by the hundreds.

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Evansville’s Annual ‘Boo at the Zoo’ Starts This Weekend

Well, you still have plenty of chances left to get out to Mesker Park Zoo and experience this long-standing family event. Boo at the Zoo has been going on for over a decade, so obviously they know how to put on a good show, and people show up by the hundreds.

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Mesker Zoo’s Annual 5K is Coming Soon

The 4th annual Run Wild or Walk Proud event will take you through the scenic and hilly grounds of Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden. You and the whole family are invited to participate on Wednesday, September 5th at 6pm.

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Donna The Hippo Has Passed Away

It is definitely a sad day for Tri-Staters as well as employee's of Evansville's Mesker Park Zoo. Today the decision was made to euthanize Donna The Hippo, the oldest hippo in captivity.

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Flickr, Lori SR
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Family Fun Day at Evansville’s Mesker Park Zoo

Bring the kiddos and/or grandkiddos out to Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden for their Family Fun Day this Saturday, August 4th from 10am-3pm!

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It’s Not Too Late To Join Mesker Zoo’s Summer Camp

The Mesker Park Zoo Summer Camp runs from June 4 - July 27...and even though you may have missed the first two weeks, there's still time to get in on the remaining weeks.

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Wednesdays With Winnecke Is All About The Zoo! [Audio]

Mesker Park Zoo Director, Amos Morris, was our guest this week on Wednesdays With Winnecke. Mayor Winnecke and Amos discussed a number of topics, including the effect Amazonia has had, and a look ahead to future changes at the zoo.

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