Bring a new meaning to the wild wild west and take your class on an adventure to the only zoo in West Texas! We'll be sure to inspire the future conservationist in your students with the wonder and amazment of the Abilene Zoo.
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Hey Teachers! We can’t wait to see you and your students at the zoo. Please submit a Zoo Trip Request form at least 7 days in advance so we can be prepared for your visit. ALL Field Trips must submit a Field Trip Request Form. Thank you for helping us make your visit a success.Abilene & Wylie ISD All Other Schools
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Albert the Alligator, a resident of the Abilene Zoo since 1966, is scheduled for a medical examination due to prolonged lethargic activity and inappetence.
Have you ever wondered about the Abilene Zoo Bird Rehabilitation Center’s patients?
Striped Hyenas arrive at the Abilene Zoo
Meet the newest residents of the Abilene Zoo, the capybaras. Guests can view the one male and three female capybaras in their exhibit in the South America area of the Abilene Zoo.
The Abilene Zoological Society is excited to announce the opening of the newest exhibit series at the Abilene Zoo; Journey to Madagascar. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at noon.
Abilene Zoo welcomes a third baby to the herd