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Meet Roxy the Red Fox | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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Meet Roxy, our 9-week-old red fox kit. She has been at Busch Gardens for about four weeks and is fitting in well. Roxy was abandoned in California. By state law, she could not be released, so she and her litter mates were relocated to different zoos around the country. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/6006811Fy For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60098BeSS Subscribe ... Read More

Snow on the Highland Stables | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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During a recent snowstorm, the Busch Gardens® team came in to take care of the animals and captured some pictures and video of the animals playing in the snow. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/60078110h For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60058BeST Subscribe to our channel for updates: http://spr.ly/6001BCa0x About Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA: A whole other world awaits at ... Read More

Animals Keeping Cool | Busch Gardens

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With temperatures soaring this week, finding ways to beat the heat is a necessity. At Busch Gardens, in addition to guests and employees, the park's many animals must keep cool in the summer heat. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/60068110o For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60068Beqq According to Jay Tacey, Busch Gardens zoological manager, a favorite method for keeping the park's animals ... Read More

Fun within the Sun with Aidan | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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Busch Gardens' new Clydesdale colt is growing up. Watch as 3-month-old Aidan has some fun in the sun at Highland Stables. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/6000811Fq For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60068Betw Subscribe to our channel for updates: http://spr.ly/6001BCa0x About Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA: A whole other world awaits at Busch Gardens, located in Williamsburg, Virginia, with one ... Read More

New Wolf Pups | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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An orphaned Gray wolf pup found wandering along the side of a road in central Idaho now has a new home at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg, Virginia. Nicknamed "Boise" by the park's zoological team, the pup is slowly being introduced to his new pack mates. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/6000811F8 For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60078BeS5 Subscribe to our channel for ... Read More

Thomas Cook to cease promoting tickets to SeaWorld over animal welfare issues

Thomas Cook to cease promoting tickets to SeaWorld over animal welfare issues

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One of Britain’s biggest holiday firms is to stop selling tickets to marine parks that keep killer whales in captivity. Thomas Cook said it took the decision after more than 90 per cent of its customers said they were concerned about animal welfare. The company also took into account scientific evidence from specialists about the treatment of the animals, according to chief executive Peter Fankhauser. Read more It means Thomas ... Read More

Howl – To Howl Like a Wolf | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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With help from Busch Gardens' Gray wolf animal ambassadors, Animal Training Supervisor Megan Glosson demonstrates what it takes to sound like a wolf in this HOWL-to video. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/6008811Fo For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60058BetP Subscribe to our channel for updates: http://spr.ly/6001BCa0x About Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA: A whole other world awaits at Busch Gardens, ... Read More

Fiber spinner demonstrates the best way to create yarn from wolves’ fur | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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Busch Gardens' animal blogger gives you an inside look to how we create yarn from our wolves' fur. Megan is a Senior Animal Trainer at Busch Gardens who works closely with our wolves in Wolf HavenVisit our blog to read more about this creation process. I don't believe we still have a fiber spinner in Emerald Isle Gifts. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/60068110C For Busch Gardens Williamsburg ... Read More

Clydesdale Exercises | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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During the off-season at Busch Gardens, the Clydesdales participate in both daily training sessions and exercise with Busch Gardens animal care specialists. Learn more here: http://spr.ly/6004811FG For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60088BeSq Subscribe to our channel for updates: http://spr.ly/6001BCa0x About Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA: A whole other world awaits at Busch Gardens, located in Williamsburg, Virginia, with ... Read More

We Know What The Fox Says | Busch Gardens Williamsburg, VA

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With the help of our Zoological team and resident fox, Roxy, Busch Gardens answers the question posed by Ylvis in the viral music video, "What Does the Fox Say?" Learn more here: http://spr.ly/600281128 For Busch Gardens Williamsburg tickets, special offers, passes, and package options: http://spr.ly/60038BeQ5 Subscribe to our channel for updates: http://spr.ly/6001BCa0x About Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Water Country USA: A whole other world awaits at ... Read More