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Kids Zone
Stay tuned, because coming soon is Gladys Porter Zoo's Kids Zone. This new dynamic area of our website will feature games and activities for kids like:

Guess what kind of animal it is?
Look at a portion of an animal photo and guess what animal it is.

Sounds Like?
Listen to an animal sound and guess what animal made the sound.

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Are you interested in learning about the Tamaulipan Thorn Scrub? The Scrub once covered most of southern Texas and northeastern Mexico. Paulita Packrat will serve as your guide. Click Here to take a virtual tour of the Tamaulipan Thorn Scrub.