Animal

Sloth Encounter at the
Oglebay Good Zoo

Wheeling, WV

From: $264.00 3 Options Available
Based on Encounter for 2
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Location
Wheeling, WV
SKU
ANM-WVA-0006
Overview

Make an adorable new friend and learn all about zookeeping during this Sloth Encounter at the Oglebay Good Zoo! 

  • Visit West Virginia’s only AZA accredited institution for this once-in-a-lifetime encounter
  • Go behind the scenes with a fun and professional team of sloth keepers
  • Feed and interact with a cute and fuzzy Linne’s two-toed sloth
  • Discover what makes these animals unique and learn about rainforest conservation
  • This 45-minute encounter is perfect for animal lovers, aspiring zookeepers, families, and more! 
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

Year-Round:
Daily - 11:00 AM, 3:00 PM

Essential Information
  • All participants must sign a liability release waiver
  • Participants must be at least 5 years old
  • Closed toe shoes and long pants are required 
Duration
This experience lasts approximately 45 minutes.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is limited to 5 participants.
Spectators
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothing, long pants, and closed toe shoes. We recommend wearing clothing that you do not mind getting dirty.
Will I go inside the sloth exhibit?

Depending on the sloth's demeanor, this experience will either take place inside the sloth's habitat or in another behind the scenes location. 

Can I take pictures?

Yes, you are welcome to take photos during the encounter. 

Is this animal encounter humane?

Yes! In fact, they’re a form of animal enrichment which is a vital part of animal welfare, as it stimulates an animal’s senses and curiosity. The Oglebay Good Zoo is also accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and animal welfare is the zoo's top priority. 

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

Location

Wheeling, WV

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