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Minnesota Zoo - June 2016

Took a little roadtrip to Minnesota a few weeks ago including a quick trip to the Minnesota Zoo. It was a muggy but enjoyable visit. Click any image to view larger.


Lions, tigers, and bears! Oh my!

Today Liam and I had the pleasure of joining my friend Laura and her little girl Aria at the Minnesota Zoo. We are so thankful that Laura invited us to join her since she has a membership. 175 more words


Flying Into Summer: The Aveda Butterfly Garden

As summer officially begins, there’s something special in the air at the Minnesota Zoo—the Aveda Butterfly Garden.  Just beyond of the Tropics Trail, visitors step outside and into a screen tent filled with flowers and plants…and lots of butterflies! 159 more words

Minnesota Mondays

The Safety Measures At Minnesota’s Largest Zoos

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — St. Paul’s Como Zoo has eight western lowland gorillas, the same kind of endangered animal as the one killed at the Cincinnati Zoo… 251 more words


10 years ago, 5 MN Zoo meerkats were killed after a girl stuck her hand in and was bitten

The killing of a gorilla in Ohio after a child fell into the zoo’s exhibit has zoo safety and parental responsibility in the spotlight – similar to what happened 10 years ago after a meerkat incident at the Minnesota Zoo. 419 more words


You might find traces of prehistoric activity around the Twin Cities

Come Monday morning, you might stumble across something straight out of “Jurassic Park” during your morning stroll through the Twin Cities: Dinosaur footprints.

But this is no science-experiment-gone-wrong. 240 more words