Zoo Atlanta will close early on Saturday, September 23 for Sippin’ Safari. Gates will close at 2 p.m. and grounds will close at 3 p.m.

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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Tuesday, September 19

9:30 am
Grounds Open
5:30 pm
Grounds Close
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Baby snakes and exciting research

Hello, it’s Ash from the Herpetology Department, and today I am going to tell you a little about our recently...
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Mija is turning 1!

Hello again everyone! I wanted to let you all know that we have a special birthday coming up in the...
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“Off-season” for the Program Animals Team

As a member of the Program Animals Department, it is easy to say we are extremely busy all summer long....
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Networking for a common goal

This past week I had the opportunity to attend the National Conference for The American Association of Zookeepers. Also known...
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A second glance is worth the time

Hi there! Sara from the Herpetology Department again. You might remember me from my recent #TakeoverTuesday, and I’m back to...
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Animal in Focus: Blue Crane

Hello! I’m Allie, a bird keeper at Zoo Atlanta, and today I’m going to delve a little deeper into one...
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Bald is beautiful

Here’s a special-edition Keeper Blog in honor of a big day coming up! September 2 marks the best day of...
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Zoo Atlanta’s other twins

I am sure by now everyone knows about the adorable giant panda twins that were born here at Zoo Atlanta...
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The Gorilla Species Survival Plan

Hey there, everyone! My name is Shay and I’m one of the new keepers in our Primate Department, specifically in...
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Caring for pachyderm pads

We recently celebrated World Elephant Day at Zoo Atlanta along with zoological organizations, conservationists, researchers and elephant enthusiasts all over...
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