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2012 › Critics › Kids

Best Place To Meet Your Joey: Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary

The West Texas town of San Angelo specifically bans marsupials as pets. That’s how Jason, a red kangaroo, ended up at the Austin Zoo. All 350 animals at the zoo have a backstory, some tragic. Visitors help support the menagerie of former pets whose crime is outgrowing their owner’s ability to care for them.

Austin Zoo & Animal Sanctuary
10808 Rawhide Trl, 512/288-1490, info@austinzoo.org
www.austinzoo.org

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