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Ryan visits the Penguins at the Beardsley Zoo


BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — As temperatures go up, people are looking for places to chill out, and Ryan did just that at the new penguin exhibit at CT’s Beardsley Zoo.

The African Penguins are enjoying their new home in CT at the new Penguin Pavilion at the Beardsley Zoo. The zoo is focusing on conservation education about the endangered species.

Watch the video above to see the penguins settling in, a starring contest with Ryan, and more.

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