Super Mandy

Meet Mandy. She’s responsible for the Museum’s Birthday Party Programs. In this role, she works closely with Educators, guests, our team of education animals, and all of us on the Animal Care Team. Mandy didn’t want to be photographed, but I recently found her updating materials for our Animal Handlers. Our documentation and training for those staff that work with animals for programs is extensive. Mandy stepped into this additional responsibility as our Program Animal Handler Trainer (not the bestRead more

New Education Critters…

So we have some new education animals!  They are super cute and fun to play with and you know you just can’t wait to see them in action!  Can you guess what they are?  No, they’re aren’t Capybaras.  Or baby Cassowaries.  Or even Mongolian Hooded Wombats (Sherry wouldn’t buy me one).  But they are almost as cute and fun!  They are the Degus!  (everyone insert raised eyebrows and “duh” expression here)  🙂  Keep reading my friends and learn about theRead more