On August 1, 2018 we will be closing at 4 PM.Learn More
On August 1, 2018 we will be closing at 4 PM.
Size: Up to 3 feet long Habitat/Range: Dry open areas with vegetation in central and southern Africa
Cape porcupines, like the ones you can find on exhibit in our Hippo Haven exhibit, are the largest rodents in southern Africa and one of the biggest porcupines on Earth. Also known as South African porcupines, they can grow to be three feet long and weigh about 50 pounds.
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