Bearded Dragon

Pogona vitticep

NATURAL HABITAT
Bearded dragons come from the woodlands and savannas of Australia.

DIET
IN THE WILD – Plant matter, insects, spiders
IN THE ZOO – Produce, insects

FASCINATING FACTS

  • Diet is 20 percent plant matter
  • Male and females have beard, but males extend theirs more often
  • Sometimes wave to show submission
  • Strong climbers
  • Often kept as pets
  • Visitors in 2017
    Visitors in 2017

    240,000

  • CAMPERS IN 2017
    CAMPERS IN 2017

    3000

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400