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Playing with pumpkins at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Posted: 2:29 PM, Oct 31, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-31 14:29:42-04
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — All kinds of creatures at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando are celebrating Halloween in style by playing with pumpkins!

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Disney released a video on social media showing hippos, tigers, monkeys, and more eating, smashing, rolling, and carrying giant pumpkins as part of their enrichment.

Officials at Disney's Animal Kingdom said pumpkin playtime helps animals make choices about their environment and encourages natural behaviors.

To learn more about animal enrichment activities at Disney's Animal Kingdom, click here.