How Many Zoos Are in the US?

Everybody adores their dogs, hamsters, and cats. However, what about the creatures that we often

only watch on the Discovery Channel? Seeing animals up close may inspire and educate animal

enthusiasts to participate in conservation initiatives. There are 439 zoos in the United States, 

and one of their objectives is to do this. Although 439 zoos exist in the United States, 

their distribution isn't uniform throughout the nation. There are at least 25 times as

many zoos in certain states as in others. There are more zoos in certain cities even than in some states. 

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