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Franklin Park Zoo's shuttle will not be running this weekend. Service is now scheduled to start on June 2. We apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to welcoming you aboard soon!


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All About Animals

Endangered Species Picture Books

Q: What bird has a wingspan that's wider than most cars?
Q: What fish uses electric sensors to find food?
Q: What mammal can run 64 miles per hour (as fast as a car)?

Flip through the picture book collection below to discover the answers!

You’ll learn about endangered species like gorillas, whooping cranes, African penguins, cheetahs, and more. Read about the challenges they face for survival, and what we can do to help.

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