Potter the Otter

We’re Bananas for Our New Gibbons

With the opening of Lehner Family Foundation Wild Asia on May 29, the Akron Zoo is excited to debut several species from Asia, including a primate species new to the zoo: northern white-cheeked…
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Panda Palace Episode 17

On Episode 17 of Panda Palace, Coco, Lulu and Penny are introduced to some special guests! Our friends at the Memphis Zoo join us on a special edition of Panda Palace and share their giant pandas…
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Panda Palace Episode 16

On Episode 16 of Panda Palace, Coco, Lulu and Penny have some special treats! They love grapes and are very excited to enjoy the tasty snack. The girls are celebrating as they are one month away…
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Go Planet! It’s Your Earth Day!

The annual observance of Earth Day reminds us to be kind to our shared planet by making green choices in our daily lives. However, unlike other holidays, there is not a standard set of traditions…
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Panda Palace Episode 15

Our red pandas love to eat! On Episode 15 of Panda Palace, Keeper Lisa shows us how she prepares the diets for Coco, Lulu and Penny every day.  What's for dinner at our Panda Palace? Biscuits,…
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Old and Batty

We are batty about bats, both in our zoo and around the world. On April 17 each year, we celebrate International Bat Appreciation Day, which recognizes bats as friendly neighbors who help control…
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