News at the Cherry Brook ZOO

3/25/2018 6:06:11 AM

Newest Addition, Chewy!

Alpacas are adorable and curly-haired creatures and we have three named Button, Polley, and Frankie; however, we were expecting a fourth addition! They have a long gestation period of 11-12 months, meaning they carry the baby for almost a year, so...
11/12/2017 2:33:53 PM

Primate House

Our zoo has several new ideas that we are very excited about, and we are planning on putting them into motion in the near future. One project that we are pleased to announce is that we are preparing to rebuild our Primate House in the......
11/12/2017 2:14:06 PM


As the days grow shorter and continuously become colder, and the anticipation for the first snowfall begins, the most common question that we get from our visitors is “when do you close for the season?”. The truth is we don’t! We are open year.....
11/6/2017 8:22:29 PM


African Crested Porcupines are the largest species of Porcupine in the World. They have a stunning set of quills that can reach up to 30cm in length, and they use them as a defence strategy against predators. They flare them out to make themselves...
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