Leafy Treats

Tucson’s recent storms have not only provided much-needed rain, they’ve also provided Zoo animals with lots of tasty treats! Elephants Connie and Shaba enjoy munching on the fallen branches collected in Reid Park.

Asian elephant Connie grabs a branch with her trunk

Asian elephant Connie grabs a branch with her trunk

Zoo Keeper Gale hangs branches, or "browse" up high for the elephants to pull down

Zoo Keeper Gale hangs branches up high for the elephants to pull down