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Baby Sloth Cuddle Time is the Best Time

By: Jonathan Lehman/Meredith Ganzman Meet the Atlanta zoo’s newest, cutest and laziest resident: a baby sloth. The infant is sloooooooowly bonding with its mom Bonnie, an 18-year-old Hoffmann's two-toed sloth, according to Zoo Atlanta. The father is 25-year-old male Cocoa. “We’re delighted about...
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Halloween Is Just For Kids? Fine, Who's Going To Tell These Gorillas?

It's not just the gorillas who are getting in on the action -- the zoo's lemurs and spider monkeys are also pretty big fans of Halloween snacks!
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Zoo Cares For Hundreds Of Sea Turtles After Hurricane Disrupts Ocean Waters

A Florida zoo is caring for nearly 300 sea turtles, after Hurricane Leslie disrupted their waters. The Brevard Zoo temporarily took in the green and loggerhead sea turtles until the ocean water conditions improve.
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Bears Rescued From Zoo Kennels Move To Wildlife Sanctuaries

PETA rescued "Ben the Bear" from a North Carolina roadside zoo, where they say he was kept in a small, chain-linked fence kennel with a concrete floor, and brought him to a wildlife sanctuary in Northern California.
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Injured Turtle Gets Fitted with Custom Lego Wheelchair

While Legos might just be for fun for the rest of us, for this tiny turtle, it was a huge help! A wild Eastern box turtle was found injured in a park near the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.
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Baby Gorilla Shows Off Adorable Moves with Gymnastics Tumbles

This baby gorilla is a natural-born gymnast! Little Elle couldn’t help but get excited in her habitat at the Cincinnati Zoo and decided to do tumbles to celebrate.
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Twin Tigers Have Fall Favorite Treat For First Birthday

Who needs cake, when you can celebrate your first fall birthday with pumpkins. The Pittsburgh Zoo Amur tiger cub twins, Andre and Tesha, rolled around with pumpkins for their special day.
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Watch Baby Hedgehog Play Around with Gourds Just in Time for Fall

This little animal is ready to fall right into the new season! FuFu the hedgehog had a grand time playing with some bright gourds at the Oregon Zoo.
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Seal Mesmerized by Butterfly Flying Near Tank

They may seem like an unlikely pairing, but this really does look like love at first sight! A seal at the Oregon Zoo was completely mesmerized by a butterfly whirling past her tank.
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Watch Elephants Greet Animatronic Dinosaurs At Zoo

Check out this gentle giant greeting another even larger and much older zoo inhabitant. Elephants, Permai and Tricia, took a stroll around the Perth Zoo exhibit, Zoorassic Park, and met with all the prehistoric animals.
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