Their adaptation of hollow leg and toe bones makes flying easy and effortless. Marabous have a pouch on their throats that is used for courtship, not feeding like you might think. It doesn’t help them when they’re eating fish and insects!
Look no further. Connect with our amazing animals and learn about the wild places they come from.
Riders will enjoy a 10-minute narrated journey and learn about our Plains animals, greenhouse, gardens, the Zoo’s
15,000-square-foot veterinary hospital, maintenance and commissary departments and other behind-the-scenes operations
necessary to run the Zoo. Available mid-March through December, riders will also learn about the Zoo’s animal conservation