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San Diego Zoo: Zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, United States
The San Diego Zoo is a zoo in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, housing more than 3,500 animals of more than 650 species and subspecies. Its parent organization, San Diego Zoo Global, is one of the largest zoological membership associations in the world, with more than 250,000 member households and 130,000 child memberships, representing more than a half million people.


San Diego Zoo's new pygmy hippo calf is thriving [Video]

San Diego Zoo's new pygmy hippo calf is thriving

Last month, after days of anticipation, Mabel, a 4-year-old pygmy hippopotamus at the San Diego Zoo, gave birth to her first calf. The male pygmy hippo calf was born just before 9 a.m. on April 9, and..

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