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 […]

Out of all of the exhibits at the Sunset Zoo, I had the most fun watching the chimpanzees this visit.  Here are three shots of some of the adults.  I took so many photos of the chimpanzee youth, Nkurukoto, that he warrants one (or more) of his own upcoming posts. Click on any image to enlarge […]

On my last visit to the Sunset Zoo, the peacocks were busy putting on a show.  Almost everyone I encountered was busy shaking his tail feathers or fanning them out in all of their glory.  In contrast to this shot from last visit, I have these shots of much more mild mannered peacocks this visit. […]

While I often see these guys at home in the wild, it’s usually when they’re busy at night and I’m not equipped to capture them on film.  Good thing their sleeping dens are visible at the zoo! Click on image to enlarge