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Potawatomi Zoo celebrates Christmas in July

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The last thing on your mind during this heat wave is probably Christmas time, but it's Christmas in July at the Potawatomi Zoo right now.

The tree is up and decorated!

You're encouraged to stop by, take an ornament, then buy the item listed on it for the animals!

Presents include everything from cat food to gift cards.

Jami Richard/Zookeeper says, "We think it's a great way for the community to feel like they're helping the animals here," says Zookeeper Jami Richard. She adds, "The animals appreciate everything that you guys do for us."

If you'd like to participate, the staff would be more than happy to give you all the information you'll need at the admissions gate.

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