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New Animal Medical and Quarantine Facility Unveiled at the Hattiesburg Zoo
New Animal Medical and Quarantine Facility Unveiled at the Hattiesburg Zoo

The Hattiesburg Zoo will cut the ribbon on the highly anticipated Forrest General Animal Hospital on Tuesday, June 18 at 11am. A $160,000 project, this new healthcare facility adds great value to the Hattiesburg Zoo’s animal care services, while also expanding the potential for the Zoo to grow its existing animal collection.

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Tags: Hospital, Animal Care, Facility
Hattiesburg Zoo Welcomes New Baby Goats
Hattiesburg Zoo Welcomes New Baby Goats

The Hattiesburg Zoo is proud to announce the birth of five female goats that will soon be displayed inside the Touch Africa Petting Zoo. 

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Tags: Baby Animals, Goats, Sheep, Petting Zoo
Hattiesburg Zoo Announces Summer Camps
Hattiesburg Zoo Announces Summer Camps

The EdZOOcation Department of the Hattiesburg Zoo will once again offer unique learning opportunities for children during a series of Summer Camps being offered in June and July. Throughout the summer, children ages four through thirteen can enjoy the adventures of zoo-life with hands-on activities and enrichment projects.

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Tags: Summer Camps, Camp, Education, Learning
Zoo Hosts Earth Day and Birdfest Activities

The Hattiesburg Zoo is pleased to offer a variety of special activities for Zoo guests on Saturday, April 20 in honor of Earth Day.

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Tags: Earth Day, Birds, Bird watching, Birding
March 29, 2013
Hattiesburg Zoo Celebrates with Birthday Bash
Hattiesburg Zoo Celebrates with Birthday Bash

The Zoo will celebrate its 63rd birthday with the return of the annual Birthday Bash scheduled for Saturday, April 13 from 10am to 4pm.

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Tags: Birthday, Event, Entertainment
Spring Break Activities at the Zoo
Spring Break Activities at the Zoo

The Hattiesburg Zoo is pleased to offer a daily schedule of special activities planned during Spring Break. Each day, during March 12 - 16, guests of the Zoo can take advantage of up close and personal educational experiences with the animals, as well as themed meal options at the Zoo's concession stand.

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Tags: Spring Break, Events, Activities
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