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Phoenix Zoo Family Nature Club

There was digging, balancing, running, crawling and jumping. There was water carrying, fort building and bridge construction. There was exploring, discovery, caution and curiosity. There was smiling, talking, gasps of excitement, and so, so, so much laughter. All of this and more happened during a recent Family Nature Club program in Papago Park! Hosted by […]

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We Can Save Cheetahs … But We Must Act Fast

Recently, through an extensive survey, researchers determined that only 7,100 adult cheetahs are left in the wild. Cheetahs, the fastest land animals on the planet, are facing a staggering drop in numbers in large part due to habitat loss, fragmentation, conflict with farmers and ranchers, and illegal hunting. “Cheetahs, due to their non-aggressive nature, do […]

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