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Animals at Our Local Zoo: Assorted Gallery

Updated on April 5, 2011
Pigmy hippos!
Pigmy hippos!

The rest of the pictures

Delighted that you liked the pictures in the series, and here are the rest. We were in the zoo only for half a day. Next time, for the sake of my friends, and I mean you, I'll spend a whole day going click click click. Promise.

Enjoy!

For those first-time visitors who wonder what the blazes I'm babbling about, please visit the early hubs in the series. Links below:

To see white tigers, go here.

For elephants, click here.


All pictures taken from my camera. (My son took some.)

An ibis fishing.
An ibis fishing.
Painted Stork doing the same thing.
Painted Stork doing the same thing.
Isn't he grand?
Isn't he grand?
Not talking to us
Not talking to us
Kangaroo. Oldtimer looks like he's not doing well.
Kangaroo. Oldtimer looks like he's not doing well.
Couldn't get a good shot of these monkeys.
Couldn't get a good shot of these monkeys.
The regular tiger!
The regular tiger!

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      Iðunn 9 years ago

      lovely

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Welcome, early bird Iðunn. Liked the worms?

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      Yippity 9 years ago from USA

      Oh Kenny......If I could talk to the animals....

      I have so enjoyed all the pictures of those sweet critters. Thanks for making my winter in Utah so much more enjoyable...I love going to the Zoo and to think I didn't even have to leave home!

      Have a Dynamic Day!

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      Iðunn 9 years ago

      the storks and the ibis are my favs.

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Yes, Yippity, they would tell the most wonderful tales. But sometimes they really look as if they could talk. Eloquent looks they give us! You, too: have a Dynamic Day!

      Iðunn, I like their elegance. And the stork has strong character.

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      VioletSun 9 years ago from Oregon/ Name: Marie

      I loved the storks, thanks Kenny for the relaxing, entertaining series!

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Thank you VioletSun! I think I must have been brought home by the painted stork, LOL!

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      Merle Ann Johnson 9 years ago from NW in the land of the Free

      well is very good my gentle man...but wish you could see the cranes, the ducks, the wild geese that honk as they fly over in a V formation.the racoons(that ate my 32 chickens) the Bald headed eagles the Hawks, the coyotes, the deer,the elk and the mess they  leave...But I am in love with it all. I wish you wealth ,happiness and love you are the ultimate one that I want to hug  G-Ma :O)

      \Bear, or bare...he he  G_Ma :O)

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      MrMarmalade 9 years ago from Sydney

      Careful kenny, baring of the soul may lead other than the Zoo

      Sorry G_

      Ma:0) it slipped out without intention

      Great Photos

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Please, G-Ma, make a hub about all those and give us soe pictures. You may leave out the mess, though. :)

      Thank you, Frank. LOL

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      Merle Ann Johnson 9 years ago from NW in the land of the Free

      OK i will try...GMa :O)

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      compu-smart 9 years ago from London UK

      Thanks for the pics Kenny..

      This is the nearest i will get to seeing animals at the zoo..

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Next time, I'll shoot a video for you, Compu-smart! :)

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      compu-smart 9 years ago from London UK

      Thankyou Kenny;) u r 2 kind..I shall look forward to it very much..

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      Zsuzsy Bee 9 years ago from Ontario/Canada

      Super pictures

      regards Zsuzsy

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      Abhinaya 9 years ago

      Monkeys are camera shy :).The national animal is perfect. Was that taken by your son? Great hub again...

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      Patty Inglish 9 years ago from North America

      The Painted Stork looks as though he could be playing a musical nstrument at any moment. Very good pictures of the Zoo, Kenny!

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Thank you,Zsuzsy, Super Bee!

      Thank you, Abhinaya. Actually, yes, my son took that!

      Thanks, Patty! LOL

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      stanskill 9 years ago from Greensburg, PA

      pigmy hippos? That's what's great about these pages, we get to see things we wouldn't ordinarily.

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Hi Stanskill! If you want to know more about them, check out the wiki:

      http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pygmy_Hippopotamus

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      Eileen 9 years ago from Florida,Miami

      great hub! just published another get raedy to have some fun!

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Am rushing over, Eileen!

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      Tater2tot 9 years ago from ~~~

      That tiger is gorgeous!

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Yes, isn't he, Tater? Thanks!

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      Tater2tot 9 years ago from ~~~

      He really is. Tigers and lions have got to be my favorite animals. :) Every since I saw The Lion King! ha-ha.

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      Ashok Rajagopalan 9 years ago from Chennai

      Thank you for taking another look. :)

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