Thursday, January 10, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 69
To help better immerse viewers into the world of a husbandry volunteer at the Aquarium of the Pacific I’ve invested in some new technology this year to add some new perspectives into the critters I work around every Saturday.
Thursday, November 29, 2018
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 66
People do it all the time. They imitate what they think a sea lion sounds like by making barking sounds. But have you ever heard a penguin imitate a sea lion?
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 42
I’ve been a husbandry volunteer at the Aquarium of the Pacific since before it opened nearly 20 years ago. For the past ten years, I’ve produced a blog about my volunteer experiences. Those blogs also featured short videos call Hugh’s Aquarium Views. This week I’d like to share a few of my favorite video clips from my blog.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 41
A volunteer at the Aquarium is paid with priceless moments deposited into their memory bank.
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Husbandry volunteer, Terri Oba, explains the process of preparing nesting materials for our penguins to ensure they have a successful breeding season.
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 30
So what is it like volunteering every Saturday with the critters at the Aquarium of the Pacific? Well here’s a year’s worth of 1 second video moments of my volunteer shifts in under 60 seconds.
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Just like many of us, the penguins at the Aquarium of the Pacific receive annual physical exams to check their vitals and make sure they are in good health. Dr. Greg Scott, one of our veterinarians, shares a play-by-play of how a penguin physical is performed.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
This year the Aquarium celebrated the hatching of two baby penguins. Aviculturist and resident “penguin mother” Sara Mandel explains what it’s like to raise these chicks from when they hatch until they’re ready to join the rest of the colony on exhibit at the June Keyes Penguin Habitat.