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A day at the Taronga Zoo Sydney

It’s zoo time!  I have an obsession with animals.  They always put a smile on my face.  I have been fortunate to visit animals in their natural environment all over the world, however I think zoo’s are a fantastic place for people to visit animals from exotic places they may never have the opportunity to visit.   795 more words


Show Cat

Our cat, Jaqui Jackson, does not have the right pedigree for the fancy cat shows, but she shows us every day what a class-cat she really is.   41 more words

Party for the Planet

About a week ago the family and I visited Woodland Park Zoo for their “Party for the Planet” and took a conservation tour around the park. 169 more words

The snow leopard’s fur flew wildly in the wind, the grey and spotty black fur blend into the rocky mountains. Her eyes are pure and white with two minuscule, black pupils. 213 more words


Peter Matthiessen: Homegoing

We lost a great writer, Peter Matthiessen, this past weekend. A co-founder of the renowned Paris Review and author of thirty-three books, both fiction and non-fiction, his supreme subject was Nature and, sadly, Man’s pervasive impact upon it: 519 more words


Carbon Copy Cloner: see last back up date

If you’re a user of Bombich Software’s excellent Carbon Copy Cloner but you’re not doing backups as scheduled tasks, you may wish there was a way to find out the last time you successfully completed a backup task. 394 more words

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Dublin Zoo and the Snow Leopards - 04/04/14

On Friday my husband and I had a day off work, and because the weather was forecast to be reasonable we decided to visit Dublin Zoo… 493 more words