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Tiger Conservation Weekend

July 25 - July 26
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Pounce over to the Zoo for this celebration that is purrfect for the entire family. Make a cat-like connection with our resident tigers and watch them enjoy special treats and toys designed by their keepers. Discover some feline fun at activity stations and learn about cat conservation projects.

Meet the tiger triplets! Kirana, Dari, and Indah are rare Sumatran tigers born October 8, 2014. They are growing up fast! See them on exhibit with their mother, Jaya, in the Asian Forest Sanctuary.

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Animal enrichments

12:30 pm - See tigers smash and devour juicy watermelon treats.
3:30 pm - Tigers play with boomer balls and kegs.

12:30 pm - Tigers play with boomer balls and kegs.
3:30 pm - Watch tigers play with one of their favorite enrichments - cabbages!

Special Activities

  • Dining Out: Test your tiger knowledge and guess how much a tiger eats in one sitting.
  • Tiger Dating: Who goes with whom? Learn how the Species Survival Plan manages Sumatran tigers across the country.
  • Matching Cat Fur: Gain a better appreciation of the variety of cat species that exist, including tigers!
  • Relay Race: Race against time or your opponent in a conservation relay race to learn how you can help save tigers.
  • Who's Who: Act like a zookeeper and see if you have what it takes to tell our tigers apart.

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