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Woodland Park Zoo - Press Release


December 10, 2012

Holidoo, the all-natural gift that keeps on giving
Popular Zoo Doo compost available now in festive packaging

Gigi Allianic, Caileigh Robertson
206.548.2550 |

Zoo Doo  photo

Stuff their stockings with Woodland Park Zoo’s seasonal blend of Holidoo, now available for the holiday season. Shop for Holidoo nightly during WildLights at the ZooStore West open 5:30-8:30 p.m. nightly, closed December 24-25.   

Photo Credit: Ryan Hawk/Woodland Park Zoo


Woodland Park Zoo’s own Dr. Doo has been hard at work specially crafting a seasonal blend of Holidoo for the holiday. Holidoo consists of compost and bedding featuring rich manures of nearly two dozen zoo herbivore species.

Holidoo is the ideal present for garden enthusiasts or that person who seems to have everything! The festively packaged Holidoo product is available exclusively during the holiday season only at the ZooStore in 4-gallon containers, 2-gallon buckets or pints for stocking stuffers.

Holidoo and Zoo Doo purchases help support the zoo’s animal care, education programs and conservation efforts all over the world. Hurry, supplies are limited.

Shop for Holidoo nightly during WildLights! The zoo’s sparkling, after-hours event features approximately 375,000 energy-efficient LED lights recreating wild animals and wild places in two and three dimensions. WildLights is open 5:30-8:30 nightly through January 1 and will be closed December 24-25. For more zoo gift ideas, visit


Shop the ZooStores during regular zoo hours, 9:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. daily. The ZooStore is closed Christmas day.

WILDLIGHTS ZOOSTORE WEST HOURS: The ZooStore West is open 5:30 -8:30 p.m. nightly through January 1 to accommodate WildLights shoppers. 


Holidoo is available at Woodland Park Zoo’s two ZooStore locations: ZooStore West at Phinney Ave. N. between N. 55th & N. 56th Sts. and ZooStore South at N. 50th St. & Fremont Ave. N.


4-gallon Holidoo $20; 2-gallon bucket $12.95; and pint-sized container $4.95.


For more Holidoo or Zoo Doo information, call the Poop Line at 206.625.POOP. For general zoo information, call 206.548.2500 or visit our website at


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