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What do you do when a tiger has a tooth ache or an elephant has a sore foot? How do you anesthetize a fish or an aardvark? Does a walrus say "ah"? In this afterschool class, students will learn about the different aspects of zoo veterinary medicine taught by WCS veterinarian Dr. John Sykes.
Classes involve real veterinary medicine equipment and supplies. Students gain an appreciation of what zoo veterinarians do every day and how animals at the zoo are cared for. Topics range from physical exams and anesthesia to internal medicine. Parents are welcome to observe the classes or drop-off.
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Wildlife Conservation Society's goal is to conserve the world's largest wild places in 15 priority regions, home to more than 50% of the world's biodiversity.
This is outlined in our 2020 strategy, which positions WCS to maintain its historic focus on the protection of species while developing an ambitious...
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This program is packed full of special experiences for the entire family. Sessions: Sea Lions We will learn how zookeepers teach our California Sea Lions new behaviors like waving, barking, and flipping through the air on command and help make some tasty, fishy enrichment. Predators We will learn about fierce carnivores like the Pallas Cats and...
Saturday Dec 7th, 10:30am - 12pm
Ever wonder what goes into building the perfect exhibit for a zoo animal? Find out in this program where you and your family will meet animal guests, explore an exhibit to look for hidden design features, go backstage to tour our design department and meet one of our exhibit design experts! This program is for families with children ages 8 and up....
Sunday Dec 15th, 9am - 10:30am
No school over Winter Break? Your camper can join us for one or multiple days of educational fun with our school break camp! Each day is a different focus, but all school break camps include time in the Zoo, up-close animal experiences, hands-on activities, and a snack! This camp is for children in Pre K - 2nd grade (child must be 4 years old...
How do New Yorkers prepare for winter? What about our animal counterparts? Investigate how animals prepare for winter through fun animal "tales," hands-on activities, interactive games, and up-close animal encounters. This camp is for children in PreK through 3rd grade (PreK children must be 4 years old). Snacks will be provided. Children...
This one-of-a-kind after-school program will give your child the rare opportunity to spend time with live animals and to develop the important science skills of observation, classification, and communication. Using a hands-on approach to learning, your child will participate in age-appropriate science activities, stories, fun games and creative...
Thursday Jan 9th, 3:30pm - 4:30pm(12 sessions)
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