Fennec Fox

Fennec Fox

The fennec fox is a member of the canidae family, which includes foxes, wolves, dogs, coyotes and jackals. Weighing an average of 3.3 pounds, the fennec fox is one of the smallest canids. Despite its small size, it has very large ears, which helps it hear predators and prey.

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Friday, February 5, 2016

6:30 p.m. - Cocktail reception and silent auction
8 p.m. - Dinner and live auction, followed by dessert stations and dancing

Honoring Northwestern Mutual and Paul Dodd, Managing Partner

This year's Friends of the Zoo annual winter fundraiser and gala has a "Mardi Gras" theme. 

The event features gourmet dining, live music, live and silent auctions, and animal greeters.

Cocktail attire and animal prints are encouraged; black tie optional.

Proceeds help benefit the zoo's education programs, which connect more than 23,000 children and adults to the natural world.

For more information, call (315) 435-8511 x132

Reservations required; $195 per person or $1,560 per table of eight

Sponsored by:

Gourmet dining by Catering at the Zoo