Blank Park Zoo
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Congrats to Christina for a correct guess on our #whatisitwednesday post!

Our March animal of the month is Thelma, our Cuvier's Dwarf Caiman.

Do you know which zoo animal is in this close up?  Guess correctly to win an ‘Adopt an Animal’ package!  #BPZsavingthewild

Submit your answer for the chance to win an Adopt an Animal Package!  Your package will be sent to you in the mail and the winner will have the chance to add their name to the Adoption sign outside the animal’s exhibit at a discounted rate (50% off). 

Winner of the What is it Wednesday contest will receive a mailed adopt package, valued at $50, which includes:
-Adoption Certificate
-Animal Photo
-Two Feed Bundles
-Adoption Decal Sticker


Contest Rules:

No purchase necessary. Contest Sponsor: Blank Park Zoo, 7401 SW 9th St, Des Moines, IA 50315. Number of total winners: One (1) per month. Prize: One (1) $50 Adopt-an-Animal package. Value: $50

To enter: 1. Guess the correct animal pictured in the “What is it Wednesday” photo posted on Blank Park Zoo’s Facebook page and/or at 2. Enter your choice at A drawing by random method will determine the winner if multiple correct entries are made.

This contest is open to all ages, however if you are under age 18, your parents / legal guardians must enter the contest for you. All names/submissions to the contest can be used for promotional and marketing purposes by Blank Park Zoo. The winner will be chosen via random method. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. In the event of a tie or dispute, Blank Park Zoo and / or its representative reserves the right to name a winner and its choice will be final. No substitutions on prizes. If the prize is not claimed within 30 days of notification, it will be deemed forfeited. If you enter the contest, you are authorizing your e-mail address to be added to Blank Park Zoo’s e-mail database and subscribed to Blank Park Zoo’s e-newsletter. You may unsubscribe at anytime.

You need not be present to win. Winner will be notified by email. Contest ends at 8 a.m. on the first Friday after the contest is started.

Employees, former employees, contractors and immediate family members of employees and contractors are not eligible to enter.

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