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Brookfield Zoo residents snack on St. Patrick`s Day shamrock treats

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Lilly, a 10-year-old grey seal at Brookfield Zoo, seems to be enjoying the shamrock-shaped gelatin she received today in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. (Jim Schulz/Chicago Zoological Society) Lilly, a 10-year-old grey seal at Brookfield Zoo, seems to be enjoying the shamrock-shaped gelatin she received today in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day. (Jim Schulz/Chicago Zoological Society)
CHICAGO (FOX 32 News) -

Chicago revelers weren't the only ones to partake in St. Patrick's Day festivities. Grey seals, orangutans, gorillas and lemurs gobbled up green shamrock-shaped treats at Brookfield Zoo to celebrate the holiday!

Grey seals Lily and Boon slurped on gelatin snacks. Bornean orangutans Sophia, Ben, and Kekasih nibbled on monkey biscuits packed with nutrients at the Tropic World: Asia exhibit.

Ring-tailed and mongoose lemurs from the Hamill Family Play Zoo and gorillas from the Tropic World: Africa exhibit took big bites out of their green treats.

Hope your St. Patrick's Day is as tasty as theirs!

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