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A critically endangered male and female dama gazelle (Nanger dama ruficollis) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.

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A critically endangered male and female dama gazelle (Nanger dama ruficollis) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.

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An office cat at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.

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harnessed bushbucks (Tragelaphus scriptus scriptus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A yellow-backed duiker (Cephalophus silvicultor) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A beisa oryx (Oryx beisa) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A chimpanzee at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A chimpanzee at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A chimpanzee at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A chimpanzee at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A chimpanzee at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) named Susie, at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A male Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla ssp. gorilla) named Lamydoc, at the Gladys Porter Zoo. Lamydoc was born in 1963. Listed as critically endangered and federally endangered.

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A male and female Western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla ssp. gorilla) at the Gladys Porter Zoo. Lamydoc, the male, was born in 1963. The female (light gray in color) is his mate, and was born in 1964. Listed as critically endangered and federally endangered

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An endangered (IUCN) and federally threatened Yucatan black howler (Alouatta pigra), at the Gladys Porter Zoo. This is the only Yucatan black howler in captivity.

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A critically endangered male and female white-cheeked gibbon(Nomascus leucogenys) at the Gladys Porter Zoo. The male has a black coloration and the female has a blonde coloration.

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An endangered white-handed gibbon (Hylobates lar) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered addax (Addax nasomaculatus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) named Susie, at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A critically endangered Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) named Susie, at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Przewalski’s wild horse (Equus ferus przewalskii) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.

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A critically endangered Mexican spider monkey (Ateles geoffroyi vellerosus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A critically endangered Mexican spider monkey (Ateles geoffroyi vellerosus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A critically endangered Mexican spider monkey (Ateles geoffroyi vellerosus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered male Jentink’s duiker (Cephalophus jentinki) named ‘Taz’ at the Gladys Porter Zoo. This animal was the last of its species in captivity. It is endangered in the wild, and declining, so it’s highly unlikely that any more will ever be found in the world’s zoos. Taz passed away in 2013 at the age of 17.

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An endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered male Jentink’s duiker (Cephalophus jentinki) named ‘Taz’ at the Gladys Porter Zoo. This animal was the last of its species in captivity. It is endangered in the wild, and declining, so it’s highly unlikely that any more will ever be found in the world’s zoos. Taz passed away in 2013 at the age of 17.

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A blue-bellied roller (Coracias cyanogaster) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) and her infant at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered Mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A vulnerable reticulated giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A vulnerable reticulated giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A vulnerable reticulated giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A Western grey kangaroo (Macropus fuliginosus melanops) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A red-necked wallaby (Macropus rufogriseus) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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A nearly 100 year old male Galapagos tortoises (Chelonoidis vicina) at the Gladys Porter Zoo.

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Vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, TX.

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