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Stay close to the heart of Brookfield Zoo from the comfort of your home:

WATCH: Facebook Live weekly videos and our YouTube channel
Starting today, you can join Brookfield Zoo on Facebook Live every weekday at 11AM for a “Bring the Zoo to You” featuring one of our animals as well as plenty of educational, informative insight from one of our Animal Care Specialists. If you can’t make it at 11, that’s okay. The video will be saved afterward on Facebook as well as our YouTube channel, with hours of up-close encounters with your favorite animals, including Zoo Babies like our new African painted dog and gray seal pups as well as the 20th birthday celebration for our otter, Daisy Lee.

EXPERIENCE: The Instagram page
The Brookfield Zoo Instagram page showcases breathtaking photos and short, 60-second or less videos of some of our most compelling animals.

READ: The Insights Blog
The Chicago Zoological Society Insights Blog offers  short, fun, informative articles on a range of topics including animal care and welfare, international conservation efforts, and Brookfield Zoo exhibit news.