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Posted on: September 10, 2021

The Greenville Zoo Mourns the Loss of “Selma” the Spider Monkey.

It is with profound sadness that the Greenville Zoo announces the passing of Selma, one of Zoo’s Spider monkeys. Selma was 47 years old. She was a cancer survivor and one of the oldest known Spider monkeys. Selma died of age-related natural causes.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Greenville Zoo Welcomes New Administrator

photo of Bill Cooper

The Greenville Zoo has a new Administrator. William “Bill” Cooper comes to Greenville from the Indianapolis Zoo where he served as Vice President of Infrastructure and Construction. Cooper was responsible for oversight and management of the zoo’s admissio...

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Posted on: February 26, 2020

Greenville Zoo Welcomes Amur Leopard Cubs

Cubs in nest box with their mother

The Greenville Zoo is celebrating the birth of two Amur leopard cubs. Born February 10, the cubs are the second litter for Jade, the zoo’s nine-year-old female, and Nelkan, the zoo’s 13-year-old male. Mother and cubs are doing well and keepers are monitor...

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