Best Time to Visit: Anytime of the day, however, our cougars are most active during the afternoon. If you’re having trouble finding them, look for them up on their platforms!
Diet: Cougars are carnivores and will eat deer, rabbits, horse meat, mice, birds, and fish.
Average Lifespan: 18-20 years in the wild and can live up to 20 years in captivity.
Favorite Enrichment: Rabbits and fish.


Cougars are part of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ Species Survival Plan.