SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. — The Scottsbluff zoo is collecting Christmas presents for the animals.

The Riverside Discovery Center posted a list of items online that animals might enjoy for entertainment and enrichment.

The list includes paper lunch sacks, CD players, nuts, vanilla wafers and feather dusters.

The zoo says the items will be used throughout the year. The full list of requested items is online at .

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.