Saturday Sep 23, 2017
Contact:New Mexico BioPark Society
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Come face-to-face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure
Take a peek behind the scenes, and get an up-close look at the BioPark's hippo family.
Come face to face with some of the BioPark’s most curious and endearing animals on a keeper-guided adventure. Explore in and around the Hippo Barn where you will have the opportunity to feed the hippos, learn about their specialized care and check out their favorite toys! The hippo keeper will share special stories about our hippo family and talk about the importance of operant conditioning for the care of these magnificent creatures. Then, move on to see our Reeve’s Muntjac. This tiny deer-like animal has a big attitude and loves an audience.Tickets are $75 per person, and pre-registration is required. All proceeds directly benefit the animals seen on the tour. All ages welcome.