Wild Times Archive

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1639406963976{margin-top: -50px !important;}"]Why are reindeer Santa’s winter guides?  We all know the stories of Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, Blitzen, and of course, Rudolph. They are the nine reindeer that help fly and guide Santa...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1639405181519{margin-top: -50px !important;}"]Over the past 44 years, the care team at the Edmonton Valley Zoo have worked tirelessly to give Lucy the elephant the best care she deserves.  Earlier this fall, the zoo arranged for assessments from...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1638569220223{margin-top: -50px !important;}"]Staying Warm when Temperatures Drop! As the temperature continues dropping throughout the winter, we all pull out the essentials: gloves, hats, scarves, boots, and thick, heavy jackets. We fill our bellies with hot chocolate, tea,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1637283337158{margin-top: -50px !important;}"]Winter is coming - and so are the holidays! It’s that time of year when the snow begins to fall, the temperature continues to drop, and hot chocolate with marshmallows curled up at home seems...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1634760876811{margin-top: -50px !important;}"] Here at the Edmonton Valley Zoo, we think it’s pretty cool to help nature and animal conservation. Want to join us? This Halloween season, we want to challenge you to move toward a more sustainable,...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2227" img_size="large" style="vc_box_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2228" img_size="large" style="vc_box_shadow_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2229" img_size="large" style="vc_box_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1634836655724{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"]These...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1634759624070{margin-top: -50px !important;}"] BOO AT THE ZOO | OCTOBER 23 & 24 FROM 10 A.M. - 4 P.M. + OCTOBER 30 & 31 FROM 10 A.M. - 6 P.M. Are you ready for the spookiest season? Join the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1632348047273{margin-top: -50px !important;}"] Happy Sea Otter Awareness Week! Do you find it otterly confusing to distinguish between river otters and sea otters?  While we don’t have any sea otters here at the Edmonton Valley Zoo, we are home to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1631901057056{margin-top: -50px !important;}"]We’re always finding reasons to celebrate our adorable, rusty red, bushy-tailed friends, and there’s no better day than International Red Panda Day, which falls annually on the third Saturday of September. You’ve probably seen these...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2118" img_size="large" style="vc_box_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2122" img_size="large" style="vc_box_shadow_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2117" img_size="large" style="vc_box_circle_2" qode_css_animation="" qode_hover_animation="zoom_in"][vc_empty_space height="64px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" in_content_menu="in_content_menu" content_menu_icon="" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" z_index=""][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1631045758409{margin-right: 32px !important;margin-left: 32px !important;}"]Arctic...