Watch and Listen

Everydog Has His DayEverydog Has His Day
Zookeeper podcast 4. Share a dog's dream in this live action and stop-motion short film with a soundtrack by the Switch Zoo Critter Chorus. Meet Gus, Switch Zoo's Chief of Security as he goes about his day.

The Mystery of Switch ZooThe Mystery of Switch Zoo
A short film that dares to ask the questions, "Did animals build Switch Zoo? Can a fading photograph and a never-before-seen film unravel the mystery of Switch Zoo's origin?"

Dance of the Sugar Plum FairyField Trip: Explore Animal Music (20 minutes)
Replacing traditional instruments with animal sounds in a musical arrangement can lead to some really surprising results! This tour of music 'performed' by animals also lets you listen to some of the original animal sounds, and play some sound identification games.

Fur EliseFur Elise
The sounds of a loon, two owls, cat, wood stork and cuckoo are the sole musical instruments in this furry arrangement of the classic, "Fur Elise," composed by Ludwig van Beethoven.

Dance of the Sugar Plum FairyDance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Our musical Christmas card. The popular holiday composition, "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy" is performed by our own Critter Chorus. A seasonal favorite for all ages.

Nature, Sung by Animals
Nature, Sung by Animals
A selection of work by the famous photographer, Ansel Adams, accompanied by the Switch Zoo Critter Chorus performing two songs by composer Eric Satie. Don't miss the sound machine that lets you hear the individual voice of each performer!

The Sounds of Switch ZooThe Sounds of Switch Zoo
The animals at Switch Zoo have a lot to say (and sing). Using this interactive map, you can hear sounds from many locations throughout the zoo.

Animal VideosAnimal Videos
Watch funny and surprising videos about pets and an assortment of other animals. You may be amazed by how clever they can be!