Nashville Zoo Hosts Second Annual Teddy Bear Clinic presented by Swauger Pediatric Dentistry
Children are invited to bring their favorite teddy bear or stuffed animal friend to Nashville Zoo’s second annual Teddy Bear Clinic on Feb. 11 in the Zoo’s Croft Center Gallery. The Zoo’s Veterinary Department will be on call from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. performing routine teddy bear checkups. The Teddy Bear Clinic is free with Zoo admission and no registration is necessary.
Other activities and stations include Beary Fun Facts, Bear Bones X-ray station, Bear Care Clinic where kids can dress up like a veterinarian, and Scavenge like a Bear scavenger hunt. Snacks and plush animal toys will also be available at the BEARnecessities Café. Children will receive a certificate of Beary Good Health at the end of the checkup.
This year's Teddy Bear Clinic is presented by Swauger Pediatric Dentistry. More information can be found on the Zoo’s website at https://www.nashvillezoo.org/upcoming-events/entry/teddy-bear-clinic/instance/2-11-2017.
About Nashville Zoo
Nashville Zoo is a nonprofit organization and an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry. The Zoo is actively engaged in conservation research, habitat protection, breeding programs and education initiatives around the globe as well as in our own backyard. Celebrating 20 years at Grassmere, the Zoo attracts more than 890,000 visitors annually and is considered one of the top attractions in Nashville. Nashville Zoo is located at 3777 Nolensville Pike and is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. For more information about Nashville Zoo, visit nashvillezoo.org.