Skip to content

Crested wood partridge


These birds have been observed socializing with wild pigs. The hogs leave behind discarded fruit fragments, which the crested wood partridge then feasts on. This allows the birds to eat fruit that would be too big for them to eat on their own.

  • Conservation StatusVulnerable
  • Life spanaround 5 years
  • Body sizearound 9 in. long
  • Native habitat Forests of Malaysia and Indonesia
  • DietSeeds, fruits, insects, and small mollusks
Wrinkled hornbill Crested quail dove




Zoo News

Our monthly e-newsletter holds a fun assortment of announcements, discounts, and news so you can stay up to date with Sedgwick County Zoo.

What to Know

We’re excited to see you at the Zoo today! Here are some things to remember during your visit.

Animals Sightings

As always, some animals may not be visible due to weather or other factors. After 4:00 PM, you may see fewer animals during your visit.

Zoo Rules

Please read and follow all Zoo Rules and Policies to respect our guests and animals.