Some Wonderful Pictures from Laura Vear

Southwick's Zoo, Chimps

Laura Vear – a long time advocate of Southwick’s Zoo and good friend, took some wonderful pictures and we would like to share them with you..  Some of these photos and more are on sale in the Purple Peacock Gift Shop. Copyrighted by Laura Vear, Bitteroot Photography 

Robbins Family Enjoys the Petting Zoo

Southwick's Zoo Petting Zoo

This was my granddaughter’s first trip to the zoo and she loved it. She really enjoyed the petting zoo with the baby goats. She also went on her first swing in the playground and had a blast! Thank you for a wonderful day!” / Robbins Family, Millville MA

Zookeepers Michelle and Ruth Report

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The snow can be a challenge for us zookeepers and for the animals!  Some absolutely love it, some don’t want to even go near it!  Enrichment Activities are very important during the winter where the animals may not get as much exercise as they would outside.  We’ve been doing all kinds of enrichment for the […]

Primate Keeper Michelle reports

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We’ve had a couple of monkeys born within the last 2 months, the babies and moms are doing great!  The Chimps and Mandrills love the snow!  Today was their first real taste of snow for the season, they like to come out and check it out then go back in where it is warm!! We’re […]