Dedicated to education and conservation, the Greater Vancouver Zoo is home to many rescued, donated and orphaned animals. The mission of the Greater Vancouver Zoo is to inspire appreciation of our ecosystems and support conservation efforts by engaging the community.
Discover the sights and sounds of 140 species on 120 acres in the heart of the Fraser Valley.
Lifespan: 17 years
Diet: Carnivore-deer, rabbit, grouse and squirrel
Geographic Range: Europe and Asia
Conservation Status: Least Concern
Fun Fact: They are quiet, secretive cats and thus their presence in an area can go undetected for years!
Keeper Perspective: "She can see you, but you can't see her!" -Lynx Keeper
Czara the Lynx loves hiding, stalking and pouncing as most predatory cats would.
*for more information visit our Animal Library
(October 1 - March 31)
9:00am - 4:00pm
(April 1 - September 30)
9:00am - 7:00pm