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Toledo Zoo seeks votes to land on Top 10 list

5/5/2014
BLADE STAFF
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A polar bear cub plays underwater with a ball at the Toledo Zoo in January.

The Blade

The Toledo Zoo is asking for votes to help it land a place among USA Today’s Top 10 list of the best zoos in the United States. Voting is open until noon May 19. Supporters can cast votes once a day at 10best.com/​awards/​travel/​best-us-zoo.

The 20 candidates were selected based on annual attendance, total acreage, admission fees, contributions to conservation efforts, number of supporting members, and recent awards received.

Zoos in Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati are among the 20 finalists.