Posted on: February 2, 2016

Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

Photo of day-old Masai giraffe

Autumn, the Greenville Zoo’s nine-year-old Masai giraffe, gave birth at approximately 6:15 a.m. this morning. Both Autumn and the calf are doing well, and the zoo’s medical staff has been monitoring the calf to ensure that it is meeting important benchmar...More

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Posted on: September 2, 2016

Boo in the Zoo 30th Anniversary Commemorative T-shirts

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Boo in the Zoo t-shirts are for sale online!

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

Greenville Zoo Wins CILC Pinnacle Award

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Greenville Zoo Education wins a coveted Pinnacle Award for the 2015-2016 school year from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC). CILC is recognized nationally and internationally as the leader in live, interactive content aggregatio...More

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Posted on: May 6, 2015

Quarters for Conservation

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Through the collection of quarters, the zoo and local community will provide much needed funding for new and existing wildlife conservation projects in our region and around the globe.

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Posted on: May 24, 2015

Watch the Giraffes Live on EarthCam®!

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Enjoy live streaming video of the zoo's giraffe family.

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Posted on: September 22, 2016

Zoo Welcomes Miles the Giraffe

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The Greenville Zoo welcomed a new resident to the zoo family this week. His name is Miles and he is a seven-year-old male Masai giraffe. Miles was born on January 30, 2009 at the Houston Zoo, where he was hand-raised by the zoo staff. Earlier this year, t...More

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Posted on: August 11, 2016

Orangutan Species Survival Program Prompts Changes for Greenville Zoo

Greenville Zoo administrator Jeff Bullock announced today that Mia and Chelsea, the zoo’s Bornean orangutans, are scheduled to be transferred to other zoos at the end of the month as part of the Orangutan Species Survival Program. Mia’s new home will be t...More about orangutans

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Posted on: August 10, 2016

Greenville Zoo Wins CILC Pinnacle Award

Pinnacle Award

Greenville Zoo Education wins a coveted Pinnacle Award for the 2015-2016 school year from the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC). CILC is recognized nationally and internationally as the leader in live, interactive content aggregatio...More

Pinnacle News Release
Posted on: May 16, 2016

Greenville Zoo Supporting Amur Leopard Conservation Efforts

For years, the Greenville Zoo has supported Amur leopard conservation efforts through its cooperation with the Amur Leopard Species Survival Program (SSP), and with ongoing donations to the Amur Leopard and Tiger Alliance (ALTA) through the zoo’s Quarters...More

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Posted on: March 30, 2016

Zoo Offers New Early Admission for Brew in the Zoo

The Greenville Zoo invites zoo-goers to tap into the wild at the annual Brew in the Zoo presented by RJ Rockers Brewing Company. The fundraising event, set for Friday, May 27 from 6:30 to 9 p.m., will provide attendees with the opportunity to sample an as...More

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Posted on: March 17, 2016

Zoo Announces Changes in Giraffe Family

Greenville Zoo officials announced today that Walter, the zoo’s male giraffe, is among 20 Masai giraffes from across North America that the Giraffe Species Survival Program (SSP) has recommended for transfer to other facilities. According to the SSP, beca...More

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Zoo Mourns Passing of Baby Colobus Monkey

Greenville Zoo Administrator Jeff Bullock announced today that the Angolan colobus monkey born on February 16 has passed away. According to Bullock, until a necropsy is performed and test results returned, it is impossible to say what caused the sudden de...More

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Posted on: February 25, 2016

Zoo Launches Mobile App

(Greenville SC) The City of Greenville has launched two mobile apps designed to make information more accessible and interaction with the City more convenient. GreenvilleSC is the official City of Greenville mobile app and is directly connected to the we...More

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Posted on: February 24, 2016

Greenville Zoo Foundation Announces Title Sponsor for Annual 5K

The Greenville Zoo Foundation today announced Pelham Medical Center as the title sponsor of the 2016 Zoom Through the Zoo, which will take place on Saturday, April 2. Approximately 400 runners are expected to participate in the Greenville Zoo Foundation’s...Read on...

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Posted on: February 2, 2016

Zoo Welcomes Baby Giraffe

Photo of day-old Masai giraffe

Autumn, the Greenville Zoo’s nine-year-old Masai giraffe, gave birth at approximately 6:15 a.m. this morning. Both Autumn and the calf are doing well, and the zoo’s medical staff has been monitoring the calf to ensure that it is meeting important benchmar...More

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