Click on a mammal to learn more about them! 


African Lion - SSP

African Pygmy Hedgehog

Arctic Fox

Barbados Blackbelly Sheep

Black-Handed Spider Monkey - SSP

Cape Porcupine

Canada Lynx - SSP

Common Wallaroo - SSP

Domestic Pig

Eastern Black Rhinoceros - SSP

Emperor Tamarin - SSP

Fennec Fox - SSP


Fossa - SSP

Hartmann's Mountain Zebra

Lesser Madagascar Tenrec*

Long-Tailed Chinchilla

Masai Giraffe - SSP

Meerkat - SSP

Nigerian Dwarf Goat

Nubian Goat

Orangutan - SSP

Prehensile Tailed Porcupine

Red Kangaroo - SSP

Six-Banded Armadillo

Straw-Colored Fruit Bat* - SSP

Sun Bear

Tunis Sheep

Western Grey Kangaroo

Western Tufted Deer - SSP

White-Handed Gibbon - SSP


*Denotes animal ambassador used for conservation education programs. May not be on exhibit.


SSP = Species Survival Plan
The American Species Survival Plan or SSP program was developed in 1981 by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums to help ensure the survival of selected species in zoos and aquariums, most of which are threatened or endangered in the wild.