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Zoo Closed, Feds Removing Animals

The zoo’s owner has been cited for a scuffle with a reporter seeking an interview.



A Guide To The Southern Nevada Zoological-Botanical Park

There is only one zoo in Las Vegas and it may be modest compared to those in most cities, but it has everything families want to see packed into the most unlikely location.


File photo of a Christmas tree in an aquarium. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Zoo And Aquarium Events In Las Vegas

There are a number of zoo and aquariums events in town. It just depends on whether you prefer lions and apes, tropical fish and mermaids, dolphins and tigers, sharks and rays or critters indigenous to the desert.


The Las Vegas Zoo has lions, tigers and bears, along with some great educational programs and exhibits. (Credit:

Las Vegas’s Best Stuff For Young Kids (5-8)

Bringing young kids to Las Vegas can be a fun experience. Our list of Las Vegas’s best stuff for young kids includes the Frog Hopper Ride at Buffalo Bill’s, Saltwater Aquarium at the Silverton Casino Lodge and Las Vegas Zoo.

CBS Las Vegas–01/24/2011