Zookeeper Report 7/18/13

Muntjac Deer

Many of our visitors have been asking how the animals do in this extreme heat.  Actually, they handle the heat much better than humans!  Just like with humans we have to keep a closer eye on baby &  senior animals and make sure all the animals have plenty of water.   The zoo is situated […]

Zookeeper Report…Happy Mother’s Day!

Tanzie hanging on her MoM!

Since Mother’s Day is this weekend we wanted to say Happy Mother’s Day to our friends and family.  We are amazed each day by our animal moms and surrogate moms here at the zoo.  Tabitha is an amazing MOM to Tanzie….even when Tanzie does not leave her alone! Auntie Jingles is also a great mom […]

Zookeeper Report…Tigers at Play

Kya and Taj, sisters at play

  We thought it would be great to share a picture of our Bengal tigers, Kya and Taj at play.  Kya and Taj are sisters and came to us as cubs from World Wildlife Zoo in Phoenix, AZ!  As you can see they have adapted to our New England weather and enjoy playtime out in […]

Zookeeper Michelle Reports

Capybaras!

We are very excited as Spring wraps up and Summer is just around the corner.  The capybara, the largest rodent in the world, are  fan favorites here at the zoo!  They are supposed to be moving in with the the Brazilian Tapirs this summer….however, we are still not sure if we will be moving them.  […]