Education Holding Room

Back on the Animal Support Hall we have an entire room of animals for education purposes which we call the EHR. The animals in the Education Holding Room are taken out by Museum Educators for special events, birthday parties, even trips to local schools.

Degu parents- Florencia and Luis
Silkie Chicken
Mason, Ladybelle, and Dixie enjoying their playtime
Mr. Jay Bird after a morning bath
Pepper the Chinchilla
Bugsy our silly rabbit
Jessica Opossum, notice her huge soft bed in the background
Baby the Spotted Salamander
Gordon the Crested Gecko
Tiger the... you guessed it... tiger salamander
Tons of enrichment for the animals- also located in EHR

2 responses to Education Holding Room

  1. DJ says:

    All the EHR animals are so adorable but I am wondering what Jessica Oposum is dreaming about!!!!

    • Kimberly Lawson says:

      They really are. I often wonder about Jessica as well and the ferrets too- they get into the best sleeping positions.

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