Lined Seahorse

Lined Seahorse

Seahorses are a mix of many different parts and abilities of other animals. They have the head of a horse, the snout of an aardvark, spines like a puffer fish, a pouch of a kangaroo, eyes like a lizard, the tail of a monkey and the ability to change colors like a chameleon.

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Catering at the Zoo

Saturday, April 29, 2017
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Free for members and with admission

Presented by Friends of the Rosamond Gifford Zoo in partnership with GreeningUSA's Sustainability Academy

Come to the zoo to celebrate Earth Day! Learn about our efforts to sustain biodiversity and see how you and your family can make a difference, too. Chat with zoo staff at animal demonstrations and keeper talks featuring some of the zoo's resident endangered species and visit "green" activity stations.

Schedule of Activities

Schedule subject to change
*Outdoor activities are weather-dependent
Announcements 5-10 minutes prior will confirm occurrence

Time Description Location
Up Close and Personal: Parrot
Lower Lobby
Giant Pacific Octopus Feeding/Keeper Talk Upper Lobby near U.S.S. Antiquities
Up Close and Personal: Eastern Box Turtles
Upper Lobby near U.S.S. Antiquities
Penguin Feeding and Keeper Talk*
Penguin Coast
Species at Risk Talk: Asian Elephant*
Asian Elephant Preserve
Q and A with a Keeper: Clouded Leopard
Adaptation of Animals
Bird Feeding: Bugs, Fish and Fruit! Diversity of Birds

Please note:
Ample parking is available free of charge at the zoo. If zoo parking lots are full, street parking is available throughout the Tipperary Hill neighborhood and in Burnet Park. Please observe all parking signs and abide by odd/even parking regulations. You will still need to enter the zoo through the main entrance.

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