Member Tour: Motherhood and Good Parenting, Animal Style

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Sunday, May 12 (Mother’s Day)

10:30–11:30 a.m. 

What feathered parents sacrifice almost everything—including their rosy hue—for their young? What reptilian mother provides exceptional nest-to-water shuttle service, and how? Which non-human great ape has the longest childhood, and why? Which birds fake injuries to distract predators from their nests? Why do some species’ offspring need a lot of care while others practically raise themselves? Celebrate Mother’s Day at the L.A. Zoo with some of the greatest parents in the animal kingdom!   

  • Date : 05/12/2024
  • Time : 10:30 am - 11:30 am (America/Los_Angeles)

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