SPRINGFIELD Mass. (Mass Appeal) - At the zoo in Forest Park, you can see some amazing animals. Teralyn La chance is the assistant education director at the zoo in Forest Park. Teralyn came on Mass Appeal with some fun creatures for us, so we could get up close and personal with some of the zoo's finest right in studio1A .
The Forest Park zoo is fun for the entire family and full of educational opportunities. The Zoo in Forest Park and Education Center is a non-profit organization governed by the Forest Park Zoological Society. Situated in Forest Park, a 735 acre woodland park in Springfield, the Zoo features exotic and indigenous animals representing a large variety of species found throughout the world and in North America.