Reston Zoo

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Best Petting Zoos in the Washington, D.C. Area

These petting zoos are great places to enjoy your next animal adventure.


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Woman Pleads Guilty to Reston Zoo Wallaby Drowning

A woman arrested in June on animal cruelty charges stemming from a wallaby death at the Reston Zoo is currently serving 30 days in jail, according to Virginia’s Office of the Attorney General.


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Va. Zoo Director Says She Didn’t Mistreat Animal

The director of the Reston Zoo is telling investigators she humanely euthanized a sick wallaby and did not mistreat the animal.