Oklahoma City Zoo welcomes new Jaguar

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — The Oklahoma City Zoo has recently acquired a new Jaguar, six-month-old Zia.

Zia is a female jaguar that arrived at the OKC Zoo from the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Zia can be seen in the Zoo’s Cat Forest and is viewable on a rotational habitat schedule with male jaguar, Tai and male Sumatran tiger, Ramah. Depending on the day, guests will have an opportunity to see one of these big cats.

The OKC Zoo cares for six species of big cats including Sumatran tigers, African lions, mountain lions, cheetahs, jaguars and clouded leopards. They also care for five small cat species – caracal, serval, fishing cat, bobcat and ocelot.

The Oklahoma City Zoo is located at the crossroads of I-44 and I-35 and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Regular admission is $12 for adults and $9 for children ages 3-11 and seniors ages 65 and over. Children two and under are admitted free.

To learn more about the Oklahoma City Zoo, visit https://www.okczoo.org/.

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