African Lion

African Lion

The African lion is the second largest cat, with males weighing up to 550 pounds and females weighing between 260 and 400 pounds.

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Catering at the Zoo

2018 Summer Schedule
Weekends: Starting Saturday, May 26
Daily: Starting Saturday, June 23
Final Day: Labor Day - Monday, September 3

Free for zoo members and with admission

*Listen to zoo announcements for location

Subject to change, weather permitting

Time Description  Location
Moakler the elephant barn dog Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
11:00 Contact Barn Keeper Chat Domestic Animal Barn
11:30 Camel Demonstration Wildlife Trail across from Andean Bear
Noon Reptile Keeper Chat USS Antiquities Cave
Predator & Prey  Northwestern Mutual Animal Encounter
Elephant Keeper Talk Asian Elephant Preserve
Red panda Keeper Chat Wildlife Trail
3:00 Penguin Keeper Chat Penguin Coast
3:30 Primate Keeper Chat Primate Park


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