North/ American River Otter

North/ American River Otter

River otters are excellent swimmers and divers and are usually found no more than 10 yards from water. They can remain underwater for six to eight minutes.

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Membership
Catering at the Zoo

Sunday, February 12, 2017
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Free for members and with zoo admission
Note: Half-price admission in effect for this event


A variety of the zoo’s animals will receive Valentine’s treats and heart-shaped items (popsicles made with fruit and juice, ice treats with fish or meal worms, meat patties) as part of the zoo’s enrichment program to encourage natural behaviors found in the wild and enhance overall well-being.

Schedule of Events

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

10:15    African Lion
10:30    Outdoor Birds
10:45    Gray Wolf
11:00    Amur Tiger
11:15    Red Wolf
11:30    Snow Leopard, Red Panda
11:45    Andean Bear
1:00      Contact Barn Animals
1:15      Lemur, Siamang
1:30      Patas Monkey
1:45      Golden Lion Tamarin, Armadillo
2:00      Clouded Leopard
2:15      Desert Lizard
2:30      Shark Exhibit
2:45      Giant Pacific Octopus

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

 

 

 

 

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