The last place I lived when I was a college student at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas (back in a year that started with a 1) was near the Sunset Zoo. My long, mind-clearing walks would often take me through the zoo which was not much more than some native birds and a bobcat or two. […]

Seriously, could this guy be any cuter??? Click on image to enlarge

Two-and-a-half-year-old chimpanzee youth, Nkurukoto, is as much fun to watch as about any toddler you’ll encounter.  Curious, adorable, and funny, he certainly kept my attention for quite some time!  There were several white hard hats in the exhibit with the chimps.  I’m not sure if they’re there as toys or as serving dishes, but I do […]