Meet The Animals

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

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Grant's Zebra or Equus burchelli boehmi are found in SE Africa. Grant's zebra is the smallest of the seven subspecies of the plains zebra. Find our Zebra family in the Africa exhibits at the Abilene Zoo.

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Maned Wolf

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Alligator Snapping Turtle

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North American Bullfrog

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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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Aldabra Giant Tortoise

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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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North American Porcupine

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Cotton Top Tamarin

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Roadrunner

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Prehensile-Tailed Porcupine

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Spider Monkey

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Fossa

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

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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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