Fall Zoo Camp | Monday, October 13 – Tuesday, October 14

We did a relay race! We had to run really fast in order to win.

We did a relay race! We ran SO fast!

We learned all about Windy the Ring-Necked Dove. We got to touch him.

We learned all about Windy the ring-necked dove and got to touch him!

We learned how to prepare diets for all the animals in Critter Outpost. We even got to help cut up all the fruits and veggies!

We learned how to prepare diets for all the animals in Critter Outpost. We even got to help cut up all the fruits and veggies!

We made Lovey the Ring-Necked Dove her diet today. She ate it all up!

We prepared Lovey the ring-necked dove’s diet today. She ate it all up!

We each got to feed Skittles the black and white Tegu a meal worm. She loves to chase them!

We each got to feed Skittles the black and white tegu a meal worm. She loves to chase them!

We learned all about Skittles the black and white Tegu. She loves sitting in the sun, which helps keep her warm.

We learned all about Skittles the black and white Tegu. She loves sitting in the sun to keep warm.

I held a hissing cockroach! They got that name from the hissing sound they make.

We got to hold a hissing cockroach if we wanted! They get their name from the hissing sound they make.

Fall Zoo Camp | Friday, October 10th

We all got to pet Rosy the  hedgehog. She was super spiky!

We all got to touch Rosey the hedgehog. She was super spiky!

We got to watch Rocky take a dust bath. He was so cute rolling around in the dust!

We got to watch Rocky take a dust bath. He was so cute rolling around in the dust!

This goat was so eager for food, he climbed over the top of the fence!

This goat was so eager for food, he climbed over the top of the fence!

Fry is getting ready for Halloween. He scared me!

Fry the llama is getting ready for Halloween. He scared me!

We got to feed all the goats! They were all so hungry!

We got to feed all the goats! They love to eat!

I love Rocky so much, he is so soft! Chinchillas are known as the softest animals in the world!

We love Rocky so much, he is so soft! Chinchillas are known as the softest animals in the world!

Everyone got to pet Rocky the Chinchilla. They have 60 hairs per follicle which is what makes them so soft. Humans only have 1 hair per follicle.

Everyone got to touch Rocky the Chinchilla. They have 60 hairs per follicle which is what makes them so soft. Humans only have 1 hair per follicle.

Fry the Llama loves eating out of people hands.

Fry the llama loves eating out of our hands!

These goats were so hungry! They gobbled up all the food!

The goats were so hungry! They gobbled up all the food!

"Look, I'm a llama like Bender and Fry!"

“Look, I’m a llama like Bender and Fry!”

This flying squirrel really likes me. He just wanted to sit on my shoulder!

This flying squirrel really likes me. He loved sitting on my shoulder!

We had the flying squirrels jump from our shoulder back to the zookeeper.

We had the flying squirrels jump from our shoulder back to the zookeeper.