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.
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Also known as a cougar, puma, panther, catamount, painter or mountain lion, this cat is recognized by its large...View Mountain Lion Details
Built for speed, the pronghorn is the fastest land animal in North America and is second only to the cheetah...View Pronghorn Details
Black-tailed Prairie Dog
Although named for their barking alarm call, black-tailed prairie dogs are actually burrowing ground squirrels....View Black-tailed Prairie Dog Details
Elk are among the most vocal members of the deer family. Cows bark alarm signals, calves bleat and squeal, and...View American Elk Details
Lacking the strong grasping talons needed for killing live prey, turkey vultures eat carrion, the flesh of dead...View Turkey Vulture Details