Wednesday, April 1, 2015


10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Today's Species: Grey Wolf

An average male weighs about 100 pounds, and an average female weighs about 85 pounds. Wolves have long legs and are built for traveling distances. They can trot comfortably at a rate of five miles per hour, but are capable of running short distances at speeds up to 35 miles per hour while chasing prey.


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Polar Bear Program

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Zoo Keeper Talk

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