Reptiles

Northern Red-Bellied Cooter

Best Time to Visit: 9:00am-4:30pm
Diet: Adult red bellied cooters are strictly herbivores, whereas the juvenile turtles are omnivores; they eat snails, fish, tadpoles, crayfish, aquatic vegetation, worms, and insect larvae.
Average Lifespan: 40-55 years
Favorite Enrichment: Insects!