Skip to main content

El Paso Zoo sea lion dies

California sea lions typically live 15 to 25 years
California sea lions typically live 15 to 25 years
El Paso Zoo Courtesy

One of the California sea lions at the El Paso Zoo has died, city officials said today.

Cocoa was one of four sea lions at the zoo. Zoo officials said 24-year-old Cocoa had chronic health problems, including cataracts and arthritis in her back. She died during the night.

California sea lions typically live 15 to 25 years.

Comments