Snow Leopard

Snow Leopard

Snow leopards are very reclusive and are found in the high, rugged mountains of Central Asia. Illegally hunted for the fur trade, snow leopards are very rare. It is estimated that there are only 3,500 to 7,000 remaining in the wild.

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Catering at the Zoo

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Art Exhibition
Wednesday, November 1-Friday, November 16, 2018
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Free for members and with zoo admission

Enjoy extraordinary artwork created by our animals as part of their enrichment activities. Pieces produced by elephant trunks, panda paws, penguin feet, octopus arms and more will be on display leading up to our reception and art auction on November 17.

Reception, Sale & Auction
Friday, November 16, 2018
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
$8 per person in advance| $10 at the door | Free for age 12 & under


Don't miss this opportunity to purchase a one-of-a-kind "masterpiece!" Dozens of pieces created by our zoo animals will be auctioned off in support of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. Light refreshments and cash bar available. A portion of this year's proceeds will benefit wildlife conservation.


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The Rosamond Gifford Zoo AAZK Chapter was established in 1986 and is comprised of animal staff, friends of the zoo and docents.  




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