Baby Penguins Born!

Join Us in Celebration!

In our ongoing efforts and continued support of African Black-footed Penguins, SANCCOB and the Species Survivial Plan of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, we are happy to announce the new additions to our family!

Our Baby Penguins have joined our penguin population in Ripley’s Penguin Playhouse!

 Check out our Facebook for the Video posted!

  • Name: DerbyDerby 1st Penguin Born
  • Father: Madonna “Madon”
  • Mother: Tara
  • Born: May 4, 2013
  • Birth Weight: 57g
  • Additional Family Member at Ripley’s Aquarium: Father’s Sister (Aunt) Mandoza “Doza”



  • Name: ButchButch 2nd Penguin Born
  • Father: Nick “Naughty Nick”
  • Mother: Mandoza “Doza”
  • Born: January 5, 2014
  • Additional Family Member at Ripley’s Aquarium: Cousin to Derby, Mother’s Brother (Uncle) Madonna “Madon”