H O L I D A Y G I F T S
Our wildlife at the Wildlife Conservation Society, like this red panda, get gifts during the holiday season. Their presents are boxes filled with food treats that are wrapped in paper. The activity of “opening” their gifts enriches the animals by encouraging behaviors they would use in the wild like searching and digging for their meals.
There is nothing cuter than a happy red panda at Prospect Park Zoo!
Photo credit: Julie Larsen Maher © WCS