Eurasian Lynx

Eurasian Lynx

Lynx are opportunistic hunters, agile climbers and good swimmers. Although not fast runners, they can leap up to 10 feet in the air and usually kill their prey with one powerful deep bite to the throat.

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Meet the Keeper

Our staff of zookeepers are highly-trained, dedicated, caring people who go beyond the call of duty in service to our animals.

We are compiling a series of Meet the Keeper videos to introduce you to them! We will add them as we complete each one.

Rebecca "Becky" Capogreco

Keeper - Lions, Small Mammals, Penguin 

Snapshot of Becky Capogreco

Lucas Whitman

Keeper-Outdoor Birds 

Ashley Sheppard

Elephant Collection Manager

Hannah Walsh

Keeper--Wildlife Trails

Keeper Hannah Walsh w red pandas

Tyler Mesick

Keeper -- Elephants

Cassie Guerra

Keeper --Elephants

Heather Jennings

Keeper --Elephants

Meet the Keeper Heather Jennings

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