Celebrate World Okapi Day with Us!

Written by Mary Fields  You love okapis? So do we! That’s why the Houston Zoo is celebrating World Okapi Day with a Spotlight on Species! Our SOS will be from 10:00am-3:00pm this Wednesday, October 18th, in front of the okapi exhibit by our new elephant habitat. The Houston Zoo is a supporter of the Okapi […]

4 Sea Turtles Receive Medical Care at Houston Zoo

On Friday, September 29th, 4 sea turtles visited the Houston Zoo’s Vet Clinic for medical care. These turtles had a variety of issues that needed attention, and were rescued by biologists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Galveston facility. 3 of the 4 sea turtles were Kemp’s ridleys, one of the most endangered […]

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