WATCH – Chicago aquarium gives penguins ‘the run of the place’ after exhibits close

USA Today:
After Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium was forced to close amid the coronavirus pandemic, staff decided to let a few waddling residents out of their enclosures for a field trip. 

Video courtesy of The Guardian

The aquarium shared videos on Twitter of three penguins checking out exhibits from the other side of the glass.
“Without guests in the building, caretakers are getting creative in how they provide enrichment to animals,” the aquarium said in a statement. “Introducing new experiences, activities, foods and more to keep them active, encourage them to explore, problem-solve and express natural behaviors.”

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