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Zoo Animals Get Thanksgiving Feast

Red Pandas and other animals at the Sequoia Park Zoo received their own Thanksgiving day feast. Staff delivered food to animals with special treats to help them enjoy the holiday with their two legged counterparts.

Zoo staff have been celebrating the holiday for zoo goers for the past couple of years and feature a schedule of all the feedings throughout the day.

Animals also receive a paper mache turkey which they can play with too. "The get to enjoy the holiday with us," said Amanda Dixon, Animal Care Supervisor.