Know Before You Go:
• In order to ensure the safety of staff and guests, we've made modifications to the Zoo experience in accordance with public guidance and health recommendations. Please be sure to review the following Re-Opening FAQs for FPZ and SZ before your visit.
• Members:​ Online reservations and scannable timed tickets are now required for your visit. More

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And our ocelot kitten's name is...

Ocelot Gallery

Maya!


Izzy the ocelot has fathered four kittens with his mate, PJ, since coming to the Zoo: A girl and three boys. The newest one, a girl, makes five. Franklin Park turned the naming of the new kitten over to PRI's The World's listeners. Full story

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Pictured above: Franklin Park Zoo's proud ocelot parent.
Visit Franklin Park Zoo's Animal pages to learn more about the ocelot.

Photo credit: Robert Michelson