January 31, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Zoo Offers Unique Valentine Gift Ideas

Dickerson Park Zoo wants to help you celebrate Valentine's Day this year with the annual Valentine ADOPT packages featuring zoo animals with a special message for your sweetie.

Give your valentine a "Bear Hug" or a "Peck on the Beak." Or, tell him or her "You're a Fox!" Valentine packages are available to order for your loved ones, or as a gift to yourself, through Friday, Feb. 10.

Your gift of the $50 ADOPT package includes

Along with your gift package, your ADOPTion will help provide care for the animals and raise awareness of the challenges that exist for wildlife. Order your ADOPT package today by calling the zoo office, 417-833-1570, or visiting the zoo's website.

For more information, contact: Melinda Arnold, Public Relations Director, 417-833-1570 (office) or 417-848-0162 (cell), marnold@dickersonparkzoo.org

Dickerson Park Zoo
3043 North Fort • Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 833-1570 Phone • (417) 833-4459 Fax
Dickerson Park Zoo is a division of the Springfield-Greene County Park Board