Spectacled Bear

Spectacled Bear

The spectacled bear gets its name from the distinctive rings of white or beige fur around its eyes. These markings stand out against the rest of the bear, which is usually black or dark brown, and look like eyeglasses (or spectacles).

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Catering at the Zoo

Saturday, March 26, 2016
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Free for members and with admission

Watch the animals as they enjoy their very own "egg stravaganza." A variety of animals will receive eggs and egg-shaped enrichment items throughout the day. Don't miss this egg-citing event!

Stop by our membership desk for special $25 Jr. Keeper Bunny Adopt packages available only during this event.

Presenting unusual items to the animals is part of the zoo's enrichment program, designed to promote natural behaviors and enhance overall well-being.

Schedule of Events

Activities take place at the animal's exhibit, unless otherwise noted
Schedule is subject to change and weather-dependent

Special thanks to our youth volunteers for helping prepare enrichment items!

10:15 African Lion
10:30 Meerkat, Fossa
10:45 Gray Wolf
11:00 Amur Tiger
11:15 Red Wolf
11:30 Snow Leopard
11:45 Red Panda
12:00 Andean Bear

1:30 Patas Monkey
1:45 Lemur
2:00 Armadillo, Golden Lion Tamarin
2:15 Shark Tank
2:30 Desert Lizard
2:45 Diversity of Birds






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