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Popcorn Park Zoo

MetLife Stadium exterior (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Princess, Popcorn Park Zoo’s Pigskin-Picking Camel, Dies Before Super Bowl

Princess was a fixture in Lacey Township, N.J. for 10 years and gained fame for picking winners. Zoo manager John Bergmann says the 26-year-old Bactrian camel was euthanized after arthritis made it impossible for her to stand.

01/17/2014

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Popcorn Park Zoo’s Camel Picks Giants To Win The Super Bowl

Princess, the star of New Jersey’s Popcorn Park Zoo, has correctly picked the winner of five of the last six Super Bowls. She went 14 and 6 predicting regular season games this year.

01/26/2012

Aldabra tortoise (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Tortoises Rescued From NJ Home Recovering At Zoo

Animal protection advocates said they’re still seeking a permanent home in a warm climate for the reptiles, which for now will remain at Popcorn Park Zoo in Lacey Township.

09/24/2011

Aldabra tortoise (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Officials Seize 4 Huge Tortoises From Highlands Home

Authorities say Richard Hines Jr. is charged with possession of exotic species without a permit after they found Aldabra tortoises, ranging in weight between 25 and 600 pounds, in his backyard.

09/13/2011

This undated photo released by the Associated Humane Societies, Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011, shows a rescuer at the Popcorn Park Zoo in Lacey Township, N.J., holding one of six soft-shell turtles that were rescued from a roadside in northern New Jersey on Thursday Jan. 20. (AP Photo/Associated Humane Societies)

6 Soft-Shell Turtles Rescued From NJ Roadside

Animal welfare authorities are offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for dumping a group of soft-shell turtles by the roadside in New Jersey.

01/25/2011

Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is seen in her police mugshot - Seaside Heights, NJ - Jul 30, 2010 - Photo: Seaside Heights Police Dept Via Getty Images

‘Snooki’ To Sign Autographs After Community Service

The pint-sized reality show star will sign photos for $10 apiece for those who bring photos to the Seaside Heights Community Center on Sunday.

10/14/2010