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January 27, 2018
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Sunset Zoo, throughout the animal exhibits.
Sunset Zoo
2333 Oak Street

Manhattan, KS 66502
Regular admission of $5 adult & $3 children ages 3-12. 2 & under, FOSZ members free.
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Saturday, January 27, 2018

Watch the animal collection "unwrap" their enrichment gifts! Visit several animal exhibits throughout the afternoon to see in person how Zoo staff keep the animal collection active and healthy.

What is Animal Enrichment?
In the wild animals have to work to find food and shelter. Play is another natural and important activity. At the Zoo, life can become a bit more predictable. We utilize enrichment daily to stimulate these natural behaviors, creating an environment that challenges our animals in work and play.

Enrichment Schedule

Noon  Chimpanzees Upper African Trail
1:45pm  Zebu & Sheep S American Trail
2pm  White-handed Gibbons Upper Asian Trail
2:15pm  Cinereous Vultures Lower Asian Trail
2:30pm  Amur Leopard Lower Asian Trail
2:45pm  Malayan Tigers Lower Asian Trail
3pm  Hyena Lower African Trail
3:15pm  Swift Foxes Kansas Trail