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Water Jug Tongue Game


Food-Based Enrichment


Anteaters, tamanduas, echidnas, giraffe, okapi

Oral Manipulation

Food Extraction


Why We Like It

This enrichment is a great way to recycle water jugs, takes only a few seconds to put together, and encourages animals like anteaters, giraffe, and echidna to use their tongue as they would in the wild.

  • Empty water jug

  • Zip ties or chains for attachment

How to Make It
  1. Fill clean water jug with small foods

  2. Attach to outside of enclosure with zip-tie or chain

WildThink did not create and does not own any of the enrichment items shown on WildThink's enrichment database. Enrichment items are the property of their respective "sources", which can be found below the title of each enrichment item. WildThink is not responsible for any animal injuries or deaths that may occur whilst using enrichment found on WildThink's enrichment database. It is the responsibility of animal caretakers, managers, curators, and attending veterinarians to ensure that each enrichment item and the materials used to make the enrichment item are safe and suitable for an animal prior to use. WildThink is not liable for enrichment malfunctions.

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