Not Back to School at the Zoo


We had friends visiting from Canada so Marissa took a day off from her classes and we spent the day at Utah’s Hogle Zoo.

Here are some of the highlights-

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We love these whimsical giraffe.                    Listening to a guide talk about ferrets.

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Watching the real life giraffes.

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This giant elephant made lots of noise and his trunk was a favorite perch. But, the live ones are fun to look at, too.


I thought the elephant enclosure was nice.  

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You’re never too old to pose in an eagle’s nest!

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Or play in a hollow log!

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We could watch these guys swim all day.

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                                                                                                                 The gang!

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How does he sit there for so long with his mouth wide open?    I bet he wishes he could snack on this bright fellow!

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This big guy didn’t look too happy.                  “Now, where to next?” Marcus was the map guide. 


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