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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Saturday, December 13, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Free for zoo members and with paid zoo admission

Throughout the zoo, a variety of animals will receive holiday gifts.  Some of the animals will enjoy playing with and tearing apart boxes.  Others will appreciate treats hidden inside the packages.  In both cases, zoo visitors will enjoy watching the animals as they open their gifts.

Presenting the animals with unusual items is part of the zoo's enrichment program, designed to encourage the animals to use their natural behaviors found in the wild and enhance overall well-being.

Schedule of Events -- Coming Soon!

(Schedule subject to change)