From the Houston Zoo's Website-
"Families across the United States today are finding out what Houston families have known for decades – the Houston Zoo is one of the 10 best zoos in the nation for kids. In fact, Parents magazine today has ranked the Houston Zoo number nine in the nation for children."
"Parents magazine focused on honoring zoos that offer a variety of hands-on, family friendly activities while fostering appreciation, knowledge and excitement about the natural world. The results of the survey will appear in the May 2009 issue of Parents magazine on newsstands nationwide April 14, 2009."
Read more on the Zoo's Website: http://www.houstonzoo.org/parentsmagazine/
See the Parents Magazine Story: www.parents.com/topzoos
Download The Latest Zoo Podcasts: Bottom left corner of the Zoo's website: http://www.houstonzoo.org/
Speaking of the Zoo - you can see a video of Houston Zoo's baby porcupine (& several others) on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/houstonzoo