As the nation’s zoos and aquariums begin to reopen, you and the kids can still enjoy all your fave animals! From underwater creatures like sharks, sea jellies and puffins to majestic lions, giraffes and elephants, there are plenty of live cams streaming at this very moment. Keep scrolling to find easy ways to find out what your furry (and slippery) friends are up to!


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Aquarium of the Pacific: Penguin Cam, Shark Cam, Sea Jellies Cam, Tropical Reef

Beluga Bits Citizen Science Project: Beluga Whale Cam & Polar Bears International: Beluga Whale Cam

Georgia Aquarium: Beluga Cam, California Sea Lion Cam, African Penguin Cam, Piranha Cam, Puffin Cam

Loggerhead Marine Life Center: Turtle Cam

Manatee Lagoon: Manatee Cam

Monterey Bay Aquarium: Jelly Cam, Penguin Cam, Shark Cam, Sea Otter Cam

OdySea Aquarium: Sea Lion, Deep Ocean, Shark Cams

Tennessee Aquarium: Secret Reef Cam, River Otter Falls Cam, Penguins Rock Cam

Vancouver Aquarium: Otter Cam, Jelly Cam, Penguin Cam


Stephanie LeBlanc via Unsplash

Cincinnati Zoo: Daily Home Safaris with replays at 3 p.m. EST

Cleveland Zoo: Virtual Classroom at 11 a.m. and Virtual Exploring at 1 p.m. EST

Houston Zoo: Giraffe Cam, Gorilla Cam, Elephant Cam, Rhino Cam & Chimp Cam

Palm Beach Zoo: Daily videos and virtual activities

San Diego Zoo: Ape Cam, Baboon Cam, Elephant Cam, Koala Cam, Penguin Cam, Polar Bear Cam, Tiger Cam

San Diego Zoo Safari Park: Giraffe Cam, Burrowing Owls Cam, Elephant Cam, Tiger Cam, Condor Cam

Zoo Atlanta: Panda Cam

Zoos Victoria: Snow Leopard, Penguin, Giraffe, Lion & Zebra Cams


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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary: 18 different Koala Cams

––Karly Wood



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