BUSCH GARDENS CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL CHEETAH DAY
12/2/2013 12:00:00 AM
TAMPA, FL – Busch Gardens® Tampa invites guests to a cheetah-themed celebration In recognition of International Cheetah Day on Dec. 4. In honor of the world’s fastest land mammals and to raise awareness for the international conservation efforts for cheetahs, festivities will take place from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Cheetah Run area of the park.
Cheetah trainers and zoo educators will kick start the event with a lure run demonstration, followed by keeper talks, presentations and enrichment activities for the cheetahs. And since any party isn’t complete without cake, the team has prepared cheetah-themed cupcakes for guests, and special treats for the cheetahs.
About the SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund
The SeaWorld® & Busch Gardens® Conservation Fund is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization that supports wildlife research, habitat protection, animal rescue and conservation education in the U.S. and countries around the world. The Fund provides an outlet for park visitors to help protect wildlife and, because SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment™ provides all administrative and development costs as well as staffing and infrastructure, commits 100 percent of donations to on-the-ground wildlife conservation efforts. Additionally, the Conservation Fund has supported cheetah conservation initiatives in Namibia, Botswana and South Africa since 2005.
For more information, contact Busch Gardens Public Relations at (813) 987-5090 or at BGTPublic.Relations@buschgardens.com.
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