New series shows behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Zoo Global

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A new series on the Animal Planet will provide audiences with a revealing, behind-the-scenes look at San Diego Zoo Global, whose mission is to save species worldwide while inspiring passion for animals and nature.

Featuring two parks, the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park, as well as the San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego Zoo Global is home to more than 700 species and 6,500 animals. They have also released more than 13,000 animals into the wild through rehab and breading programs to help end extinction.

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