Meet our Animals

Learn all about the Education department’s featured animals:


`Candi and Toffee` – Corn Snakes


Candi (left) is 6 years old and Toffee (right) 5. They could live to be 23.

  • They only eat once a fortnight and love (dead) mice.
  • They are constrictors (not venomous) that feed on the rats and mice in corn fields (hence corn snake) in Southeast USA.

They can grow up to 1.8m (nearly 6feet) long.


Come and meet Candi and Toffee in an Animal Handling or Rainforest Fun with Live Animals teaching session. Please call 0121 450 5093 for more information or to book a visit.