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Tired of COVID-19? Watch these penguins take a tour of closed aquarium

Penguins get to be visitors at the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago


March 17, 2020
By Talent Canada Staff

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We’ve been inundated with headlines about coronavirus. And all the talk, while critical for employers to stay on top of, can be exhausting.

Well here’s a COVID-19 story with a twist — and it made us smile. Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium, like many operations, is currently closed. But staff too the opportunity to let the penguins explore the aquarium, with cute and funny results.

“Without guests in the building, caretakers are getting creative in how they provide enrichment to animals,” the aquarium told the Chicago Tribune. “Introducing new experiences, activities, foods and more to keep them active, encourage them to explore, problem-solve and express natural behaviors.”
And here’s the video from the Guardian:

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