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Thursday, April 04, 2019

Penguin Update from Aviculturalist Sara | Hugh

Penguin Update from Aviculturalist Sara

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 75

Aviculturist Sara talks about what the Aquarium’s penguins are up to after their migration season.

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Animal Updates | Mammals | Penguins | Video | Volunteering

Thursday, January 10, 2019

New Technology for a New Year | Hugh

New Technology for a New Year

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.

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Thursday, November 29, 2018

A Young Penguin’s Sea Lion Impression | Hugh

A Young Penguin’s Sea Lion Impression

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?

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Thursday, December 28, 2017

Hugh’s Favorite Aquarium of the Pacific Video Clips | Hugh

Hugh’s Favorite Aquarium of the Pacific Video Clips

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.

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Deposited Into The Memory Bank | Hugh

Deposited Into The Memory Bank

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 41

A volunteer at the Aquarium is paid with priceless moments deposited into their memory bank.

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Animal Updates | Birds | Penguins

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Penguin Nesting at the Aquarium | In Focus

Penguin Nesting at the Aquarium

Husbandry volunteer, Terri Oba, explains the process of preparing nesting materials for our penguins to ensure they have a successful breeding season.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

1 Second Every Saturday | Hugh

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.

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Animal Updates | Penguins

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Annual Penguin Physicals | In Focus

Annual Penguin Physicals

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.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Bringing Up Baby | In Focus

Bringing Up Baby

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.

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