This Saturday the 23rd of August and Sunday the 24th of August, Auckland Zoo will be having a Red Panda celebration weekend. All things Red Panda will be enjoyed with face painting up close encounters ( at 12pm and 2pm on both days) along with photo opportunities. 8 more words
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Red pandas are sweet looking, unobtrusive and stunning mammals that live in the mountainous forests in the Himalayas. With their lustrous and vibrant reddish brown fur and round sweet faces; they have the vague appearance of a fox rather than a Giant Panda. 784 more words
Images © Tara Cooney (2014)
This Monochrome Monday, I explored Auckland Zoo with my daughter and this fellow was one of our favourites.
I was close enough to stroke his fur, to trace lines around the pattern of asymmetrical spots. 26 more words