File photo of the John Ball Zoo
GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - Zookeeper Keith Sprague stopped by the WZZM 13 Weekend Morning News to talk about some behind-the-scenes animal care tricks and techniques at the John Ball Zoo.
He even brought a baby alligator to show off!
Visitors will be able to see animal training sessions, live enrichment feedings, and even participate in some of the demonstrations.
John Ball Zoo is open daily from 9 am to 6 pm. Admission is $8.50 for adults and $6.50 for kids three-13. Two and under are free.