Thursday, June 13, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Number 80
So what do you do when the penguins were looking forward to a fun encounter with guests and there is a last minute cancellation? Well, you substitute the Aquarium of the Pacific staff to give the penguins the people enrichment they were looking forward to.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Hugh Aquarium Views Video Number 79
What do you do when you are a sea otter and you have a big piece of clam in your paws but need to adjust the piece in your mouth that you just bit off? Why you use your otter pocket of course!
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 78
After a meal, all good little sea otters brush their teeth. Ollie the sea otter recently learned how to have her teeth brushed. She also helped me capture a unique point of view while she ate.
Thursday, May 02, 2019
Hugh Aquarium Views Video Number 77
It’s started long ago. In an Aquarium not so far away. Sea Otters wielding laser swords as part of a parody video. Years later the penguins have their day.
Thursday, April 04, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 75
Aviculturist Sara talks about what the Aquarium’s penguins are up to after their migration season.
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 74
Nearly everyone has a “Happy Place” that they can dream about. My happy place dreams tend to have a lot of otters and other critters in it. In this week’s Hugh’s Aquarium Views video, I try to visually interpret and share some those happy place dreams.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 72
Retrievals act as both a physical exercise behavior that helps keep our critters fit, and is also a fun activity that is mentally stimulating for the animal. It’s also fun for the staff!
Thursday, February 07, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 71
We keep our sea lions, seals, and sea otters mentally stimulated by occasionally introducing various enrichments for them to experience. Did you know that we do the same for our sharks?
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 70
Animals that always seem to bring a smile to your face: kittens, puppies, and Harpo the sea lion.
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.