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Bringing Dinosaurs in the Desert to Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Here at the Arizona Center for Nature Conservation/Phoenix Zoo, our mission is to advance the stewardship and conservation of animals and their habitats while providing experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world. It’s something we certainly don’t take lightly, and try to find as many ways to connect individuals […]

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California Condor Exams and Vaccination

Weighing close to 20 pounds with a wing-span greater than nine feet, California condors are large and powerful birds. It took a team effort to secure them for their routine physical examinations this week. Two keepers held each bird and a third helped with their feet and wings as needed. While it may look uncomfortable […]

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Upcoming Events

As a non-profit charitable organization the Phoenix Zoo provides experiences that inspire people and motivate them to care for the natural world.