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A mid-summer trip to the zoo

It was very hot in late July but I stopped by the Lowry Park Zoo early one Saturday morning to see how the wild baby birds were doing. There were a few late little blue heron babies still on the … Continue reading

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Fun at the zoo in late July.

Not everyone gets to see a barred owl up close. At the zoo you can although I zoomed in on his face to get closer. Mr. Sleepy is permanently injured and lives at the zoo. Above are some of the … Continue reading

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Fun at the Lowry Park Zoo.

I was looking in the spoonbill exhibit and noticed a wild spoonbill on top of the exhibit looking in. I think he wanted to join the party inside for some treats. Some wild birds at the zoo: a Carolina wren, … Continue reading

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Growing up at the zoo

I went back to the zoo in late June to see how the wild baby blue herons were doing. While most of them were almost all grown up, there were a few that had just been born.  All of these … Continue reading

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Random fun at the Lowry Park Zoo

Residents at the zoo, these macaws get to fly around from the entrance to the stage area for the bird show. I caught them flying around one morning and they stopped for a break. Residents of the zoo. The stork … Continue reading

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Wild zoo babies

An almost grown great egret scratching. This one must be one of the first ones born at the zoo this spring. He still had just a little bit of baby fuzz on his head. Very young little blue herons were … Continue reading

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Wild and resident animals at the zoo

The trees are full of wild ibis all over the zoo. The wild blue herons and tricolored herons were just starting to build their nests over the alligator exhibit. A zoo resident stork was sitting on a nest. By nature, … Continue reading

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Another fun day at the zoo.

Having fun watching the primates at Lowry Park Zoo.

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Quality parenting from a tiger.

More cute action shots of the baby tiger at Lowry Park Zoo. The morning I was there in early February the weather was cool.  Both Mom and baby were running around playing and chasing each other. I spent at least … Continue reading

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More assorted fun at the zoo

Pretty birds in the aviaries. Cutest family at the zoo. This gives a whole new meaning to “Keep your friends close and your enemies closer.” The resident injured eagle had climbed the tree and was hanging out on a low … Continue reading

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