Category Archives: Penguins

Penguins Plunge at the Calgary Zoo

Four species of penguins now inhabit the Calgary Zoo’s $24.5 million Penguin Plunge exhibit that opened mid February 2012. The exhibit houses four of the 18 species of penguin – Humboldt, gentoo, king and rockhopper, and will eventually have over 50 … Continue reading

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Why I Heart Emperor Penguins

Today’s special pre-holiday guest blogger is Cheryl Wallen, AZA’s meeting planner.  Cheryl travels the country visiting accredited institutions to plan and organize AZA’s meetings.  If you’ve ever visited her office, you will know she has an affinity for penguins. Here’s why.  … Continue reading

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