We’ve been to many zoos, and for a smaller zoo, they had a lot of different kinds of animals. Reasonably
Did you know that the Caldwell Zoo is accredited by the The Association of Zoos and Aquariums? Every 5 years, the AZA sends a team of experts to examine our operations and ensure that we are meeting the AZA standards for all areas of the zoo. In 2019, we will be evaluated for reaccredidation, so that you can continue to trust that we are giving our animals the best care possible!
Word of the Week:
Amphibian: a cold-blooded vertebrate animal of a class that comprises the frogs, toads, newts, and salamanders. They are distinguished by having an aquatic gill-breathing larval stage followed (typically) by a terrestrial lung-breathing adult stage
Example: Frogs, the most well known type of amphibian, are known for growing from a tadpole into an adult frog.