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Thiago Turns Two

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Thiago Turns Two!
February 17, 2021
Meet Thiago... Thiago is a maned wolf. He just turned two-years-old... So we had a little party for him! He had a birthday sign, some behavioral enrichment and a special bloodsicle treat!
Recently, Thiago joined us from Abilene Zoo , and Jessie joined us from Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. Guests can tell the maned wolf half-siblings apart by their tails. Thiago is missing part of his tail from an injury as a pup. Described as a fox on stilts , a maned wolf isn't really a fox... Or a wolf... Or a jackal... Or a dog... Or a coyote... It is...
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