Meet The Animals

You’ll meet birds, mammals, amphibians, and reptiles! The Abilene Zoo is home to 127 different species.

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Giant Anteater

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River Otter

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Secretary Bird

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Black & White Ruffed Lemur

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Our Black & White Ruffed Lemurs

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Southern Black Rhino

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Our Rhinos

Meet Macho- One of only 60 Southern Black Rhinos found in AZA accredited zoos in the United States.

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Coscoroba Swan

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North American Porcupine

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Howler Monkey

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African Lion

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Our African Lions

Meet the Pride of the Abilene Zoo. While lions may be at the top of the food chain, they are vulnerable.

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Two-toed Sloth

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Giraffe

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Our Giraffes

Meet the tower of giraffe found at the Abilene Zoo.

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American Alligator

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Our Albert

Albert is one of the oldest living American Alligators in zoos across the country. His exact past is unknown and has spurred many West Texas tall tales of his origination to the Abilene Zoo.

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Meet Albert, the oldest resident of the Abilene Zoo.

Albert is one of the oldest living American Alligators in zoos across the country. His exact past is unknown and has spurred many West Texas tall tales of his origination to the Abilene Zoo.

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Meet the animals of South America

From capybara, maned wolves, jaguar and more!

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Save the Animals

The Abilene Zoo is committed to ensuring that endangered species have a future in the wild.

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Plan Your Visit

With more animals than anywhere else in West Texas, you're in for a WILD day at the Abilene Zoo

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Join The Pride

Let your wild ones meet ours any day of the week when you become a member of the Abilene Zoo.

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