meerkats zoo animals zoological gardenIt’s time to meet some of the most exotic animals in the world, because today is National Zoo Lovers Day! Illinois is home to many zoos that provide residents and tourists the opportunity to witness some extraordinary and loveable animals.

One prominent example is the Lincoln Park Zoo. Located in the large metropolitan city of Chicago, it brings the joys of wildlife to residents and tourists. The Lincoln Park Zoo is able to teach children how to love animals and help adults revive a childlike sense of wonder.

The Lincoln Park Zoo is home to Asian small clawed otters, Blanding’s turtles, Bolivian gray titi monkeys, Eastern Massasauga rattlesnakes and many more unique species of animals from all around the globe. The animals are given individualized care to ensure that their comfort is fully optimized.

For more information on the Lincoln Park Zoo, click here.
For more information on other zoos in Illinois, click here.