November 23, the Moscow zoo has switched to winter mode — it will be open from 8:30 to 17:00. This is due to reduced daylight hours. Offices and entrances will be unavailable for an hour before the zoo closes.
Moscow zoo in connection with the reduction of daylight from November 23 switched to winter mode of operation, reported the press service of the zoo.
The zoo will be open from 08:30 to 17:00. Offices and entrances will be unavailable for an hour before closing.
According RIAMA, the inhabitants of the zoo have already begun to fall hibernation. In particular, in early November, fell into a deep sleep marmots, at the end of the month will follow their example, two black bear and one brown bear. In addition to marmots and bears asleep at the zoo will fall jerboa, Sony, raccoons and raccoon dogs.
Before hibernation, the animal diet increases, to the winter mode of life they are hard to gain weight, and then gradually cease there.
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