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Caring for Hawaiian Monk Seals

5 days ago   |   By Minnesota Zoo

The Minnesota Zoo is home to nearly 5,000 individual animals with individual needs. From half-ton brown bears to a minuscule clownfish, from newborn Farm Babies to a senior monk seal, the variety of species means a variety of specialized care is needed.
Caring for any animal requires knowing the species' life history extensively, as well as taking the time and effort to understand each individual's preferences and needs. The staff at the Minnesota Zoo are dedicated to providing the highest quality care possible to every unique animal that calls the Zoo home - and sometimes that's not an...
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