Animal Encounters

Get up close with some animals and meet their trainers.

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Location: Front Street (Joan Embery's Front Street Stage)
Times: Mondays through Fridays at 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at 10:30 a.m., Noon, and 1:30 p.m.
Meet an animal ambassador up close. You might even have a closer encounter than you expect.

 

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Location: Urban Jungle (Near Backstage Pass)
Times: Saturdays and Sundays at 11 a.m.
Take a few minutes out of your day to see one of our amazing animal ambassadors.

Habitat Happenings

Daily activities at various exhibits throughout the Zoo.

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ELEPHANTs

LOCATION: Elephant Odyssey, at the Elephant Care Center
Times: Daily at Noon

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MANED WOLVES

LOCATION: Northern Frontier, next to the Ice Age Theater
Times: Daily at 1 p.m.

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PANGOLIN PRESENTATION

LOCATION: Discovery Oupost, near the Petting Zoo
Times: Daily at 1:30 p.m.

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LIONS OR JAGUARs

LOCATION: Elephant Odyssey, near Map Locator 19
Times: Daily at 2:30 p.m.

Beast Treats

Look for our Beast Treats signs at the following exhibits on Saturdays and Sundays as our animals receive a variety of fun enrichment throughout the day.

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DISCOVERY OUTPOST

Squirrel Monkeys, Meerkats, Fossa.

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AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK

Wombats.

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URBAN JUNGLE

Rhino.

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LOST FOREST

Capuchin monkeys, Congo forest buffalo, red river hogs, spot-necked otters, Allen's swamp monkeys, gorillas, orangutans, bonobos.

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AFRICA ROCKS

Peccaries, ratel, meerkats, servals.

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ASIAN PASSAGE/CENTER STREET

Various carnovores.

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ELEPHANT ODYSSEY

Elephants.

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NORTHERN FRONTIER

Mountain lions, polar bears.

Entertainment
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CAMP CRITTERS SEA LION ENCOUNTER

LOCATION: Wegeforth Bowl
Times: Daily at Noon
Get to know our animal campers at this fun and informative encounter.

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DR. ZOOLITTLE'S GROSS, ICKY, YUCKY BUG SHOW

LOCATION: Koalafornia Boardwalk
Times: Saturdays and Sundays at 12:30, and 1:30 p.m.
Stop on by for a show that’s fun for the whole family!

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Zoo Characters Meet & Greet

LOCATION: Koalafornia Boardwalk
Times: Saturdays and Sundays at 10, and 11 a.m., Noon, and 1 p.m.
Get a photo with one of our popular Zoo Characters!

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Zoo Corps

LOCATION: Outback, near the koalas
Times: Saturdays and Sundays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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