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Natural landmark closed after hundreds of manatees huddle together

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. — An estimated 300 manatees were caught on video huddling together to stay warm Monday morning in Three Sisters Springs, Fla.

In the video, which was posted to a Citrus County Facebook page, the mammals can be seen popping their heads out of the water for air ever so often. 44 more words


Another "Funny Faces at the Zoo" post

I always see red bellied woodpeckers up in the trees at the zoo.

Everyone loves the little meerkat “clowns”.

The marabou stork is back on the nest.   88 more words

Lowry Park Zoo

USA - Orlando, Florida

Our first trip back to the USA since moving to Germany came with much anticipation. Due to some ridiculous rules, I had to fly back to the USA to sit some exams. 2,820 more words


A Commission for Christmas

Last year I had the pleasure of working on several commissions to be given as gifts for the holidays. One of my favourite things about commissions is hearing feedback from the recipient, and now I know it’s safe to share what I was working on. 82 more words


Childhood Obsessions

We obsessed over dolphins, and manatees, and box turtles. We wrote all about them in all our journals and projects. We obsessed over “Zack & Cody,” “Ben Ten,” “Bratz,” and “Barbie.” We wanted to watch these programs, and get everything and anything we could of our favorite brand name toys. 90 more words