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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.

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Enrichment comes in many shapes, sizes, and SMELLS! Check out how Hassan reacted when keepers enriched his habitat with some rhino poo. Visit us on Wild About Enrichment Day​ this Saturday to learn more & see enrichment in action! #enrichmentday #wildaboutenrichment #enrichment #lion #hassan #allforanimals #marylandzoo #animalcare #cuteanimals

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