Zookeeper Report – Monkeys, Monkeys, Monkeys!

Babies are being born!

This Grivet was born on January 15, 2013 and more babies are being born at Southwick’s Zoo all the time!  We’ve recently had a Schmidt’s Guenon born on March 21, 2013 and a Ring Tailed Lemur on March 10th.  Grivets are very active monkeys and moms are know to “share” their babies.  Females will care […]

Zookeeper Michelle Reports – Baby Marmosets Born

Twins Born December 21, 2012!

On December 21, 2012 twin marmosets were born here at the zoo!  Right away mama had her hands full caring for her babies and this little one decided to be a rebel.  We do not know the sexes as it will take a few more weeks before we can determine the sex.  This little monkey […]

Zookeeper Report ….Baby Monkey!

Baby Grivet born 9/27/12

Primate Zookeeper Jess reported that a baby grivet monkey was born on September 27, 2012 and mom and baby are doing great.  She is a young mother so she is very active and a good mom.  She enjoyed the pumpkins from Zoo Boo days with the other grivets.  They had a great time playing with […]