Radiated Tortoise

Radiated Tortoise

The radiated tortoise’s shell has a pattern of yellow lines “radiating” from the center of the dark plate of the shell, hence the name. The shell also contains blood vessels and nerves, so a tortoise can actually feel when it is touched.

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Animal Egg-Stravaganza
 

Saturday, April 19, 2014
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Free for zoo members and with paid zoo admission

Watch the zoo’s animals as they enjoy their very own "egg stravaganza." A variety of animals will receive eggs and egg-shaped enrichment items throughout the day. Don't miss this egg-citing event!

Note: Schedule subject to change

10:15 a.m.      African Lions

10:30 a.m.      Social Building: Meerkats, Fossa

10:45 a.m.      Grey Wolves

11:00 a.m.      Amur Tigers

11:15 a.m.      Woods: Fisher, Lynx 

11:30 a.m.      Red Wolves

11:45 a.m.      Asian Elephants 

12:00 p.m.      Snow Leopards, Red Panda, Spectacled Bears

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1:15 p.m.      Contact Barn

1:45 p.m.      Social Building: Patas Monkeys, Lemurs 

2:00 p.m.      Giant Pacific Octopus

2:15 p.m.      Desert Lizards

2:30 p.m.      Armadillo

2:45 p.m.      Diversity of Birds Aviary