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The Year's Best Zoo on Twitter

Zoo Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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ZooBorns

ZooBorns

ZooBorns brings you the newest and cutest exotic animal babies from zoos and aquariums around the world!
Alisha Crete
Alisha Crete RT @ZooBorns: Please nominate @ZooBorns for a Shorty Award in #Zoo by RT-ing this message. Thanks so much!
Aleksandar Salma
Aleksandar Salma RT @ZooBorns: Please nominate @ZooBorns for a Shorty Award in #Zoo by RT-ing this message. Thanks so much!
William Thirteen
William Thirteen Yes! RT @ZooBorns: Please nominate @ZooBorns for a Shorty Award in #Zoo by RT-ing this message. Thanks so much!
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36 votes in zoo
1 vote in egocentric

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San Francisco Zoo

San Francisco Zoo

The mission of the San Francisco Zoo is to connect people with wildlife, inspire caring for nature and advance conservation action.
Amy M.
Amy M. I nominate @sfzoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo because they were the FIRST ZOO o use twitter! RT to show your support!
Lifes_A_Zoo
Lifes_A_Zoo I nominate @sfzoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo because they were the fist Zoo to use twitter! RT to show your support!
Jenn Katz
Jenn Katz I nominate @sfzoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo because they are an inspiring zoo and share the animal world with Twitter daily!!!
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14 votes in zoo
33 votes in culturalinstitution
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in education
1 vote in news

3rd

Phoenix Zoo

Phoenix Zoo

The Phoenix Zoo is home to more than 1,300 animals from around the globe – including more than 200 endangered or threatened species
dotDigital
dotDigital RT @dpzoo: Help the vote! RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @dpzoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums
Chris Burke
Chris Burke RT @NationalZoo: Thanks!! @PhoenixZoo We Nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! Vote here: http:/
National Zoo
National Zoo Thanks!! @PhoenixZoo We Nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! Vote here: http://snurl.com/u...
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9 votes in zoo
236 votes in culturalinstitution
1 vote in egocentric
1 vote in culturalinstition
1 vote in ff

4th

Santa Ana Zoo

Santa Ana Zoo

We are a mid-sized Neotropic specialty Zoo in Santa Ana, California, with a cool primate collection, and a lot more! Also known as “Home of the 50 Monkeys”...
Thomas A Gordon
Thomas A Gordon I nominate @SantaAnaZoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo because you gotta love all those monkeys-
Karissa
Karissa I nominate @SantaAnaZoo in the Shorty Awards for #zoo because I've been going there since I was a kid and I love it!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We nominate @SantaAnaZoo in the Shorty Awards for #zoo because they're a wonderful zoo and we love our partners!
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6 votes in zoo
1 vote in zoos
1 vote in culturalinstitution

5th

AZA

AZA

Wildlife conservation updates and photos from great zoos and aquariums accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
Higgins Family
Higgins Family I nominate @zoos_aquariums for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because they are leading the way and RT the best stuff!
Rhea
Rhea I nominate @zoos_aquariums for a Shorty Award in #zoo because they keep me informed about cool zoo stuff.
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @zoos_aquariums for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because they are leading the way and RT the best stuff! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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3 votes in zoo
1 vote in culturalinstitution

6th

National Zoo

National Zoo

The Smithsonian's National Zoo demonstrates leadership in animal care, science, education, and sustainability.
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
notnek
notnek I nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo because it's the zoo with the largest Twitter following!
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2 votes in zoo
4 votes in culturalinstitution

7th

Shedd Aquarium

Shedd Aquarium

Shedd's Official Channel connecting you to the living world and the people who care for them. It’s critter twitter, mixed with special discounts and offers.
Jake Healey
Jake Healey RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @shedd_aquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @shedd_aquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Emily Lopez
Emily Lopez RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @shedd_aquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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3 votes in zoo

8th

notnek
elisa
elisa RT @NationalZoo: Thx! RT @notnekisms I nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo b/c it's the zoo w/ the lrgst Twitter following! ...
National Zoo
National Zoo Thx! RT @notnekisms I nominate @NationalZoo for a Shorty Award in #zoo b/c it's the zoo w/ the lrgst Twitter following!
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2 votes in zoo

8th
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Monterey Aquarium

Monterey Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium is your window to the wonders of the ocean . It’s home to sea otters, penguins, sharks, jellies, and thousands of other marine animals
Mandy Lloyd
Mandy Lloyd RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @MontereyAq for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @MontereyAq for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo
30 votes in culturalinstitution
1 vote in egocentric

8th
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sandiegozoo

sandiegozoo

What's New at the Zoo?
Mandy Lloyd
Mandy Lloyd RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @sandiegozoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! PLUS GOOGLE Street VIEW SOOO COOL
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @sandiegozoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums! PLUS GOOGLE Street VIEW SOOO COOL
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2 votes in zoo
1 vote in culturalinstitution

8th
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Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo, Home of the Crocodile Hunter. We pack in stacks of wildlife action and conservation every day - it's the WILDEST show on Earth!
Emily Lopez
Emily Lopez RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @australiazoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @australiazoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Oregon Zoo

Oregon Zoo

Animal updates, behind-the-scenes peeks and event info!
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @OregonZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums! + They Hosted AZ ...
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @OregonZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums! + They Hosted AZA! Good Show!
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2 votes in zoo

8th
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Sacramento Zoo

Sacramento Zoo

The Sacramento Zoo is home to over 140 native, rare and endangered species and inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation. AZA accredited.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @SacramentoZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos! Plus they're Growing fas ...
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @SacramentoZoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos! Plus they're Growing fast on Twitter!
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2 votes in zoo

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Tennessee Aquarium

Tennessee Aquarium

The Tennessee Aquarium takes visitors on a remarkable journey from the mountains to the sea. With amazing animals that swim, fly and crawl in natural habitats.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @TNAquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @TNAquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Aquarium of Pacific

Aquarium of Pacific

Take a journey of discovery through the world’s largest ocean at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, California.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @AquariumPacific for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @AquariumPacific for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Jane Goodall Inst

Jane Goodall Inst

Working on behalf of all of us great apes.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @JaneGoodallInst for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums! + We Love ...
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @JaneGoodallInst for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums! + We Love GREAT apes!!!
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2 votes in zoo

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SEA LIFE Aquarium

SEA LIFE Aquarium

Journey through fantastic ocean habitats at SEA LIFE Aquarium. Incredible underwater creatures, interactive play zones and unforgettable sights.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @SEALIFEAquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @SEALIFEAquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium

Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @Birch_Aquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @Birch_Aquarium for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo connects people to nature through a free, family-oriented wildlife experience that emphasizes conservation, education and care.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @lincolnparkzoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @lincolnparkzoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo

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Central Florida Zoo

Central Florida Zoo

The Central Florida Zoo boasts over 400 animals, an Insect Zoo, Reptile House, Elephant Encounters - the adventures are endless.
Tommy McNamara
Tommy McNamara RT @PhoenixZoo: We Nominate @Centralflzoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
Phoenix Zoo
Phoenix Zoo We Nominate @Centralflzoo for a Shorty Award in #Zoo because we support our partners! GO Zoos & Aquariums!
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2 votes in zoo