The Love of the Job ~ “HERMAN” ~ Our Tour ContinuesThe Toronto Zoo is working diligently on their Capital Campaign to raise monies for the new medical facility expansion. It is hoped that offering special programs to supporters, sponsorships will increase. As an example, the new facility will offer a large glass viewing area that will be available for special access to patrons.
As we toured further into the depths of the health centre, we learned “Who’s the Big Boy”? This turned out to be our guide's “Favorite resident, Herman”. Herman was 3 years old in May 2013. Herman, an endangered
As we walked through the facility, we came to the "Frozen Zoo"! The Frozen Zoo, the Cryogenics Lab, is a large room that houses what appear to be steel metal cylinders. This is where the Zoo keeps genetically valuable offspring semen (for example tiger, canine semen). New gens are better then old gens and very valuable. You might think of it like a “Clone” (even with reference to
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