Meet Our Animals
More than 200 animals that call ZooAmerica® home are native to five regions of the North American continent – from the dry deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico to the expansive forests and tundra of Alaska and Canada. Learn more about these regions and the amazing diversity of North American wildlife and vegetation native to them below.
Of the three bear species that inhabit North America, the American black bear is the only one found exclusively on...View Black Bear Details
With a streamlined body, webbed feet, and a long rudderlike tail, the agile otter is built for swimming and can...View River Otter Details
During the past century, logging and farming caused drastic changes in the forests. This created ideal habitat for...View White-tailed Deer Details
Strictly a carnivore, the bobcat hunts for small animals during the twilight and nighttime hours. Excellent...View Bobcat Details
Identified by its heart-shaped facial disk, white underparts, and long legs, the barn owl roosts and nests on...View Barn Owl Details
Preferring to hunt the open lands, this diurnal bird of prey will soar over fields or perch patiently on nearby...View Red-tailed Hawk Details