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Shoebill Stork, Sketch 074

Oh! I almost got the mouth right! Happy dance!

Sketch 074: Shoebill Stork at the Houston Zoo 6 more words


From the Wild: A Close Partnership All the Way From Rwanda

From the Wild: A Close Partnership All the Way From Rwanda

By Bianca Gomez – Mar 27, 2015

Written by: Valerie Akuredusenge

Hi! My name is Valerie Akuredusenge, the Program Director of Conservation Heritage – Turambe, (CHT). 809 more words


Red Spikes with Bee Butt

A bee butt on a red, spiked flower at the Houston Zoo. I don’t know the name of this flower.

Update: The flower is a Red Bottlebrush (thanks to… 9 more words


Good day, but scary future…

Today was a good day for Simon. He got to play baseball this morning, and then we took him to the zoo (a day earlier than we’d planned, but he certainly enjoyed it). 440 more words


No Flying Ducks

Twice now I have been outside with my camera when ducks were flying either into or out of our pond. I have no duck photos. 227 more words


Smaug’s Journey: Houston Zoo, Baylor collaborate to help Komodo dragon

The patient was 16 years old, 200 pounds and 7-feet long. Vital statistics like that aren’t unusual for the Houston Zoo, but for Baylor College of Medicine faculty members, treating Smaug the Komodo dragon wasn’t a typical experience. 342 more words