We went to the zoo so my panda-obsessed daughter could get her fix…Unfortunately, we didn’t get to see a single panda.
“The pandas are jerks,” a friend later informed me, “They never come out.”
Too important to consort with the hoi polloi, we concluded.
Oh well…We did get to see some pretty cute animals, like:
a cartoonish sand cat,
a Golden Tamarin monkey, (“We need to get one as a pet!!“)
a Fennec fox,
a couple of otters,
and a prairie dog.
The highlight of the trip may have been in Amazonia, where we got up close and personal with a couple of Roseate Spoonbills:
It wasn’t all fuzzy, cute, pink animals. We saw some scary ones too, like this tiger:
…who was a pussy cat compared to the Triceratops!
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