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Engaging People with the Wonder of the Living World

The Zoo’s mission is to inspire and educate people to join with it in the active support and conservation of wildlife and wild places. The Zoo is committed to serving its communities by engaging people with the wonder of the living world through personal encounters that foster lifelong harmonious relationships with nature.

Let's hear a roar of congratulations for the three photographers and their winning shots in this month's Zoo Photo Contest! 🥇 "Sleepy Time" by David Moore 🥈 "Father Like Son" by Brian Hicks 🥉 "Well Hello There" by Gina Messersmith We want your favorite Zoo snap for the October contest! Enter using the link in our bio. 🎃 #photocontest #zoo #lion bbq777 Liquid Propane Fire Pit LP 1/2" Air Mixer Valve - Stainle #prairiedog #animals #photography #marylandzoo #baltimore

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