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Cougar Mountain Zoo will be temporarily closed from

Thursday March 26th, 2020 through Wednesday May 6th, 2020.


Introducing Juanita!
This beautiful girl was hatched November 4, 2018 and hand raised by zoo staff.
The blue throated macaw was once thought extinct in the wild, but is now considered
critically endangered after a small population was discovered in Bolivia.
Captive breeding programs are vital for this important species.
Click here to see a video of her!




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