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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Sunday, November 1, 2015
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Free for zoo members or with paid zoo admission


What happens to the pumpkins when Halloween is over? The squash get squished! Watch as animals throughout the zoo stomp, romp and chomp pumpkins of varying sizes!

Schedule of Activities

Activities take place at the animal's exhibit, unless otherwise noted.
Schedule subject to change.

 

10:00 Contact Barn animals
10:15 Turkey vulture, outdoor birds
10:30 Red panda cubs
10:45 African lion
11:00 Gray wolf
11:15 Amur tiger
11:30 Eurasian lynx
11:45 Red fox
12:00 Asian elephant
12:15 Snow leopard, red panda
12:30 Spectacled bear, white-lipped deer
1:00  Fossa
1:30  River otter, Egyptian fruit bat
2:00  Sloth
2:30  Siamang, patas monkey
3:00  Indoor birds

 

We would like to thank the following for helping to make this event possible:

Walter Merriam
Critz Farms
Tyler Phillips
Linda Jutton