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 Thank you to everyone who came out in the rain yesterday and helped us "Spot a Cheetah" for #InternationalCheetahDay! The Birmingham Zoo celebrates the Cheetah as part of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums SAFE program. #AZA #SAFE
 This week’s #FanPhotoFriday was submitted by Kelly Carter and was taken at one of the Zoo’s Photography Classes. Thanks for sharing this awesome photo with us, Kelly! Are you interested in seeing your photo on the Zoo’s #FanPhotoFriday? It’s easy! Visit the Zoo, take photos of your favorite animals and submit them to the Zoo in a Facebook message. Be sure to check each week to see if you photo is the #FanPhoto of the week!
 The Zoo’s African Serval, Sarabi, visited FOX 6 this morning with information on ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! Did you know that servals are often mistaken for cheetahs? Servals are smaller in size and are clocked as the second fastest cat at 45 mph. Visit www.birminghamzoo.com for more information on ZooLight Safari presented by Wells Fargo! #FridayFact #GoodDayAlabama #BirminghamAL #BhamZoo
 Shoe, the Zoo's box turtle, visited Fox 6 this morning with information about the United Way Canned Food Drive going on at the Zoo tomorrow and Sunday. Bring any non-perishable food item and receive half-price admission! For more info, visit Birminghamzoo.com
 One of the Zoo’s Norway rats, Raph, stopped by FOX 6 this morning with information on Veterans Day at the Zoo! In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11-13. Did you know that Norway rats are excellent swimmers and are often referred to as "water rats"? Visit www.birminghamzoo.com for more information on Veterans Day at the Zoo! #FridayFact #GoodDayAlabama #BirminghamAL #BhamZoo
 One of the Zoo’s gray rat snakes, Sarge, visited FOX 6 this morning with information on Veterans Day at the Zoo! In honor of this special holiday, all veterans, active and retired military and their dependents will receive FREE admission on November 11! Did you know the gray rat snake is the longest snake in North America? Visit www.birminghamzoo.com for more information on Veterans Day at the Zoo. ‪#‎FridayFact ‪#‎GoodDayAlabama ‪#‎BirminghamAL ‪#‎BhamZoo
 The Zoo’s naked mole rats visited FOX 6 this morning with information on the last weekend of Boo at the Zoo presented by Wells Fargo! Did you know that naked mole rats are the only mole rat species that lack typical rodent fur? Visit www.birminghamzoo.com for more information on Boo at the Zoo! #FridayFact #GoodDayAlabama #BirminghamAL #BhamZoo
 Have you seen A New Boo, the special Wildlife Show going on during Boo at the Zoo? There are two more performances tonight, and three performances each night Thursday through Halloween. May the force be with you!