Meet The Animals

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

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Giraffe

Mammal

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Our Giraffes

Meet the tower of giraffe found at the Abilene Zoo.

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Zebra

Mammal

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Our

Grant's Zebra

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American Alligator

Reptile

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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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North American Bullfrog

Amphibian

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Our North American Bullfrogs

Meet Jeremiah. He's a good friend of mine. This North American Bullfrog is just one animal found in the Reptile House at the Abilene Zoo.

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Striped Hyena

Mammal

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Our Hyenas

Meet Felix & Farrah, the newest edition to the Abilene Zoo.

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Caribbean Flamingo

Bird

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Our

Caribbean Flamingo or Phoenicopterus ruber is a large species of flamingo closely related to the greater flamingo and Chilean flamingo. Come meet our flock in Wetlands of the Americas here at the Abilene Zoo.

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Jaguar

Mammal

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Our Jaguar

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Maned Wolf

Mammal

Meet

Our Maned Wolves

Neither a fox, nor a wolf! Learn more about the unique Maned Wolf here at the Abilene Zoo.

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Southern Black Rhino

Mammal

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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

Bird

Meet

Our Coscoroba Swans

Coscoroba Swan or the scientific name is Coscoroba coscoroba. You can find this flock in the Wetlands Pond at the Abilene Zoo.

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Fossa

Mammal

Meet

Our Fossa

Meet Lavavolo - but we call her Volo for short. This spunky gal is part of our brand new Madagascar exhibts!

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Ring-tailed Lemur

Mammal

Meet

Our Ring-tailed Lemurs

Learn more about this 'stink-fighting' endangered species at the Abilene Zoo.

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Meet Macho

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

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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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Become a Zoo Member

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

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