This weekend marks the official season opening for the Dakota Zoo in Bismarck. When visiting, be sure to see the three new, rare Mexican Gray Wolves. The Dakota Zoo also reports that the tigers have really grown and there is a new baby reindeer.
Chahinkapa Zoo in Wahpeton, the Red River Zoo in Fargo and Roosevelt Zoo in Minot all open for their official season on May 1. The Red River Zoo has spring hours - including free admission this weekend. There you can see several new animals at home in Fargo, including a white-faced Saki, an armadillo and a two-toed sloth.