Red Panda

Red Panda

Though their names are similar, the red panda and giant panda are only very distantly related by a common ancestor that can be traced back to tens of millions of years ago. Both species were identified as pandas as the word “panda” means “bamboo eater,” and bamboo is a primary part of both the red panda’s and the giant panda’s diet.

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Art Exhibition
Tuesday, October 28-Friday, November 21, 2014
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Free with paid admission or zoo membership


Dozens of extraordinary works-of-art created by the animals living at the Rosamond Gifford Zoo will be on display-including pieces produced by trunks, paws, feet, hooves, scales, skin and, of course, brushes. Don't miss this limited engagement!

Reception, Art Sale & Auction
Friday, November 21, 2014
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
$5 per person | Children 6 and under are free


If you've ever wanted to purchase a piece of animal artwork, now's your chance! Dozens of pieces created by our zoo animals will be auctioned off in support of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo chapter of the American Association of Zoo Keepers. Light refreshments and cash bar available.

Purchase tickets at the door, in-person at the membership desk or by clicking the link below.

 

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The Rosamond Gifford Zoo AAZK Chapter was established in 1986 and is comprised of animal staff, friends of the zoo and docents.  



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