Category: Zoos

Work And Play At The Zoo

First I met with Rick, the San Diego Zoo Ambassador, to talk about his interest in one of my pictures. Then I walked around taking pictures, with an emphasis on the gorillas because of yesterday’s passing of 45-year old Alvila.

Photo Postings

Worked on and uploaded a few more zoo photos to Flickr and Facebook.

Tweet-Up At The Zoo!

At the Galapagos Tortoise exhibit reopening Tweet-Up.

Galapagos Tortoise Exhibit Grand Re-Opening – Post #200

Spent the morning at the San Diego Zoo with Heather for the grand re-opening of the Galapagos Tortoise exhibit. Got to pet and feed a couple of the tortoises. Also talked to Rick Shwartz who will be in charge of the Tweet-up on Saturday. Also got to pet a Ball Python. Ran into Steve Ristaino …

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A Day At The Zoo With The Cassins

Spent the day at the San Diego Zoo with Les, Sue and Eric.

Elephant Rush

Watched the 11:00am elephant rush at the San Diego Zoo’s Wild Animal Park on the elephant webcam.

Nice Relaxing Morning at the Zoo

Spent the morning at the San Diego Zoo, first alone, then with Mary and Diana, and finally with them and Mary’s mother Jackie for lunch.

San Diego Zoo with Mary and Diana

Spent a large portion of today at the Zoo, most of it with Mary and Diana.

A Visit to the Zoo with Ramon, Shannon, Mary and Diana

First met Ramon and Shannon, and then Mary and her daughter Diana at the Zoo on a perfect San Diego kind of day.

Another Day at the San Diego Zoo

Spent the day at the San Diego Zoo (my 16th so far this year), most of it with Heather and her daughter Lauren. Here are my 4 four favorite animal photos as well as some lunch pictures. There’s Frank, the under two year old Western Lowland Gorilla, a Flamingo chick and it’s mom, an Orangutan with a …

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A Day at the San Diego Zoo and the Natural History Museum

As these two hand stamps show (turtle on the left, dinosaur on the right), I spent the morning into the early afternoon at the San Diego Zoo with Mary and Diana, eating lunch at the Front Street Café inside the Zoo.  Then spent a couple of hours at the Natural History Museum in Balboa Park, …

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San Diego Zoo Trip #13 This Year

Spent the whole day at the San Diego Zoo with my mom (for a while), Kate and her daughter Jasmine. Took another 590 pictures to add to my thousands.

Malayan Tiger

Photo I took of a female Malayan Tiger at the San Diego Zoo in April. She was waiting for a keeper, who was standing right next to me, to throw a raw meatball to her.