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All photos on this page taken April 4, 2009.
This was Quinn's biggest attraction. Meerkats
are important to the book
we wrote together, called "Copper & the Great JoJo Mystery".
She got the biggest kick out of seeing these cute little fellers.
I've always loved real pink flamingos, but could
never stand the yard
decorations or other novelty items. Nothing beats the real
thing. These birds are beautiful, and I was able to capture a
great moment on digital camera.
Kangaroos have always interested me, but I took this
photo because it
was so amusing. These guys were SACKED. It was a hot day,
after all (in the eighties). I think I heard one of them ask the
people for a Mr. Pibb.
Zebras are cool. That's all there is to
it. And when you
can get a bunch of them together in one scene, you really have
I found these animals interesting. The ibex is
not an animal
everyone knows about. They're probably the prettiest goat-like
animal, and I loved their habitat. It was an entirely interesting
Giraffes are fun animals. This guy let me get
real close for a
picture. "Oh, you're Polar Blair Whipple?" he asked. "Of
course I want to be on your website." The celebrity angle works
every time :)