Micke Grove Zoo

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8/1/13 - Micke Grove Zoo staff and veterinarians from the University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine determined to humanely euthanize Monte, the zoo's 16 year old Mountain lion on 7/31. Monte had been experiencing renal failure, a common disease in older cats of a variety of species.

New zoo admission prices went into effect today. The new admission prices are $5.00 for guests 14+, $3 for children 3-13, and free for children 2 and under.

7/11/13
- Micke Grove Zoo to host new wildlife presentations!



6/21/13
- Eagle Scout Nolan McKeown of Boy Scout Troop 199 will be building a tortoise den and run for the Zoo Education Department's African leopard tortoises Nikki and Lightning. Nolan is hosting a rummage sale on Saturday, July 6 at Temple Baptist Church (801 S Lower Sacramento Rd) in Lodi  from 9am-1pm to raise funds for his project. Members of the community are invited to help Nolan by purchasing items at this sale or by donating items during Troop 199's meetings at St. Paul's Morton Hall (701 S. Pleasant Ave) on Tuesdays between 7-8:30pm.

6/12/13 - Micke Grove Zoo will be hosting animal presentations by Wild Things Inc. on Saturdays and Sundays during the summer. Check the website or call (209) 331-2010 for more information.

Media Links

6/12/13 - Monte the Mountain lion to need treatment (Fox 40 News)

6/9/13 - Micke Grove Zoo Zoom in Lodi (Good Day Sacramento)

6/2/13 - Making Parks a Bigger Draw (Stockton Record)

5/28/2013 - Zoo Fundraiser set for Micke Grove Zoo (Stockton Record)

4/25/13 - The Fossa at Micke Grove Zoo (Fox 40 News)

4/25/13 - Baby Golden-lion tamarin born at Micke Grove Zoo (Fox 40 News)

9/24/12 - Know Your Neighbors (Fox 40 News)

Press Releases

7/31/13 ZOO SAYS FAREWELL TO POPULAR MOUNTAIN LION
Monte, a mountain lion that had lived at Micke Grove Zoo since 2000, was humanely euthanized on July 31 because of worsening health conditions related to renal (kidney failure) ... (click to read more)

4/3/13 GOLDEN BABY BORN AT MICKE GROVE ZOO
A golden-lion tamarin was born on February 21st at Micke Grove Zoo. It is housed with its mother, “Rio,” father “Jesse,” and one year old twin sisters in a new enclosure ... (click to read more)


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