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July 1, 2024
Celebrate the Zoo Choo with Our New T-shirts!
June 10, 2024
Dr. Zoolittle Day Raffle!
Join our Dr. Zoolittle Day Raffle and win an over $70 gift basket from Buff City Soap!
April 22, 2024
Mill Mountain Zoo Trivia
See if you can answer this trivia question!
March 7, 2016
Why Buying a Pet Rabbit for Easter is Not Your Best Idea
I will admit that I was irresponsible when I brought my baby pet rabbit home from the pet shop. I had no idea what raising a baby rabbit entailed. I had no idea about proper feeding, health, housing or care. I got no help from the pet shop and I naively thought that it couldn’t possibly be that difficult.
March 13, 2024
Creating an MMZ account
How to make a Mill Mountain Zoo Account
February 15, 2024
What is Land Conservation & How Do You Talk to Kids About It?
With worldwide focus on climate change and how that will effect our environments, how do we talk to kids about conservation in a way that doesn’t scare them or bore them?
January 3, 2024
Do Bears Really Hibernate?
Many animals once thought to hibernate, including bears, really only enter a lighter sleep-state called torpor. Like hibernation, torpor is a survival tactic used by animals to survive the winter months, and is triggered by colder temperatures and decreased food availability.
May 13, 2020
Work on Bear Exhibit Progresses
We may be closed to the public, but R.L Price is hard at work getting the black bear exhibit constructed. We can’t wait until it’s complete, and you all can come up to see it!
September 14, 2021
Activities and Lessons to do with your Kids
We’re here to help parents and teachers as we enter this unusual school year!

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