Asia

Asia is a continent full of cultural connections to the animals and the people that live there. As you enter the zoo, to your left is Little Asia featuring:
  • Demoiselle Crane
  • Mandarin Duck
  • White-crested Laughing Thrush
  • Prevost's Tree Squirrel
  • Muntjac Deer

Asian Adventure


On the northwest end of the zoo, you'll find Amur tigers, snow leopards, sloth bears, red-crowned cranes and red pandas.

Primate Discovery Center


Don't miss our Asian primates at the Primate Discovery Center including the white-handed and Mueller's grey gibbons.

Exhibit Animals


View photos of animals on exhibit at the Idaho Falls Zoo (PDF).
Sloth Bear
Photo: Megan Donovan
Animal
Scientific Name
Amur TigerPanthera tigris altaica
Azure-winged MagpieCyanopica cyanus
Bactrian CamelCamelus bactrianus
Baikal TealAnas formosa
Demoiselle CraneAnthropoides virgo
Grey GibbonHylobates muelleri muelleri
Prevost's SquirrelCallosciurus prevostii
Red PandaAilurus fulgens fulgens
Red-crowned CraneGrus japonensis
Reeves' MuntjacMuntiacus reevesi
Sloth BearMelursus ursinus
Snow LeopardUncia uncia
Temminck's TragopanTragopan temminckii
White-crested Laughing ThrushGarrulax leucolophus
White-handed Gibbon (Lar)Hylobates lar