Animal Encounters

Interact With some of our friendly animals.

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Our Animals

  • Wallaroo


    Wallaroo Scientific name: Macropus Robustus. A smaller member of the Kangaroo family, the wallaroo averages a height of about 3…

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  • African Crested Porcupine

    African Crested Porcupine

    African Crested Porcupine Scientific name: Hystrix Cristata African Crested Porcupines get their name from their ability to raise quills on…

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  • Capybara


    Capybara Scientific name: Hydrochaeris hydrochaeris. The capybara is the largest rodent in the world and its name means “Master of…

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  • Sulcata Tortoise

    Sulcata Tortoise

    Sulcata Tortoise Scientific name: Geochelone Sulcata The Sulcata Tortoise, also known as the African Spurred Tortoise, is the largest of…

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  • Ring-Tailed Lemur

    Ring-Tailed Lemur

    Ring-Tailed Lemur Scientific name: Lemur Catta.  Ring-Tailed Lemurs are easily recognizable by their long tails with alternating black and white…

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  • Red-Footed Tortoise

    Red-Footed Tortoise

    Red-Footed Tortoise Scientific name: Chelonoidis Carbonaria Some of the most popular pet tortoises in the United States are the red-footed…

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  • Green Iguana

    Green Iguana

    Green Iguana Scientific name: Iguana Iguana This well known reptile is found in Mexico and many parts of south America.…

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  • Black Swan

    Black Swan

    Black Swan Scientific name: Cygnus Atratus The Black Swan is native to Australia and Tasmania. With a scientific name that…

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  • Brown Lemur

    Brown Lemur

    Brown Lemur Scientific name: Eulemur Fulvus Fulvus Brown Lemurs have dark faces, large eyes, pointed muzzles and a range in…

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  • Emu


    Emu Scientific name: Dromaius Novaehollandiae Emus, also referred to ratites, are large, flightless birds with powerful legs that inhabit grassy…

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  • Patagonian Cavy

    Patagonian Cavy

    Patagonian Cavy Scientific name: Dolichotis Patagonum Patagonian cavy is a relatively large rodent. This herbivorous, somewhat rabbit-like animal is found in…

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  • Pig


    Pot-Belied Pig Scientific name: Sus Scrofa A Smaller variety of the Domestic Pig, the Pot-Bellied Pig gets its name from…

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