Herpetarium was built in 1928, and houses various reptiles and amphibians. With over 65 habitats, there is an abundance of diverse animals in this building. Some of the animals include the; king cobra, Mexican beaded lizard, and Kaiser spotted newt.
Hoofed Animals is a mixture of hoofed animals that live in a habitat that is an exact replica of what life is like in the Savannah. Many of the animals showcased in this attraction are endangered. These animals include; Grevy’s zebra and Grant’s gazelle.
Island Life takes you through a tour of animals that are home to a variety of locations, such as the Caribbean, Madagascar, and the Philippines. A few of the highlighted animals of this exhibit are; Galapagos tortoises, Caribbean flamingos, and Komondor dragons.
Lion Overlook is home to three lions; Tia, Bridget, and Hubert. Although Tia and Bridget are among the favorite animals of the zoo, Hubert steals the show. Hubert is a male African lion who came to the zoo after the male lion, Aslan, passed away in 2012. Hubert can typically be seen playing with the other lions, or perched on his favorite spot of Lion Overlook, which is on the very top of the hill.
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