Heidi the hedgehog wants to remind you to eat all of your vegetables. Heidi is one of our animal ambassadors with Zoomobile. Zoomobile brings the Minnesota Zoo to schools and community events throughout the state of Minnesota. #dayattheMNZoo#mnzoo#OnlyinMN#ExploreMN
Happy #TigerTuesday! Vera is just over 5 months old, and she's getting bigger by the day! She currently weighs in at 64 pounds. That's nearly as much as 5 year old Tamara, our Amur Leopard, who weighs 66 pounds! Swipe left for a picture of Tamara. (of Sundari & Vera: Zoo Guest, Lauren Borer) #dayatthemnzoo#caturdayeveryday
We’re sad to announce that the beloved snow monkey, Nikko, has passed away. Earlier this fall we celebrated his 34th birthday. Nikko was the oldest snow monkey in North America. Nikko’s age is a true testament to the amazing care we provide our animals here at the Minnesota Zoo. Nikko was a very special animal and it has been a tough few days for our staff.
Happy #Caturday! This weekend kicks off #HallZooWeen at the @mnzoo. Come celebrate the cute & creepy with us! We're also selling Pumpkins for Wildlife at the main entrance. Pick up a pumpkin to bring home or donate one to our animals. Learn more at mnzoo.org [link in bio] (:Flickr Fan, Hanif Barnwell) #dayatthemnzoo#OnlyinMN
There’s still time to roam with the roos at the @mnzoo. This is the last weekend of #KangarooCrossing, don’t miss your chance to see kangaroos, wallabies and emus. Come during the week and sign up for an exclusive Keeper Tour, check out our website for more details [Link in the bio]. #DYK that when traveling quickly, a red kangaroo can cover 25 feet in a single hop?! Jump on over & #SpotARoo before it’s gone. ・・・ #dayattheMNZoo#mnzoo#funfact#kangaroo
The @wingsfinancial World of Birds Show is BACK starting Saturday, October 7. See all your favorite birds take flight in the daily performances. Visit our website for more details mnzoo.org [link in bio]. #dayattheMNZoo#mnzoo