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February 15, 2022

Denver Zoo Welcomes Two Rescued Raccoons

Pecan and Cashew—Who Are Unable to Return to the Wild—Will Soon Make Their Debut in Harmony Hill
November 11, 2021

Two Denver Zoo Hyenas Test Positive for COVID-19

  On November 5, we confirmed that two of our hyenas-Ngozi, 22, and Kibo, 23-tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19. The results were confirmed at the Colorado State University ...
October 25, 2021

Denver Zoo’s 11 African Lions Test Positive for COVID-19

Today we’re sharing that our 11 African lions, ranging in age from 1 to 9, tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19.
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