Happy Hollow Welcomes New Jaguar
A new jaguar is entering the limelight at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. Happy Hollow welcomes Kianto, a 12-year-old male Goldman’s jaguar from Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, Ill. Kianto joins the iconic Sophia, who is 14-years-old, and has enthralled Happy Hollow visitors since 2005. Kianto’s arrival is part of an Association of Zoos & Aquariums (AZA) Species Survival Plan (SSP) recommendation. SSP programs focus on animals that are in danger of extinction in the wild and ensures the survival of selected species in zoos and aquariums. Read the full news release or view a video about jaguars at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo. For more information, please contact Justin Long, PRNS Deputy Director, at (408) 793-5579.