March 09, 2012

A day at the Toronto zoo

My Aunt and Uncle T. had extra passes to the zoo and invited Richard and I to go this past Sunday. (Big thanks!) I haven't actually been to the zoo since I was really young and Rich hasn't gone since he was a kid either. We were going to go a couple weeks back since the passes have an expiration date, but the snow got in the way. We did end up heading out this past Sunday and although it wasn't really snowing, it was really, really cold and windy. Brr! I kept on thinking 'this is what it was like trekking in around in Arizona!'. We arrived at around 1:30pm and had 3 hours to explore, which isn't really a lot of time since I take a bazillion photos. Ha! We made it through over half of the park before closing, which was pretty good considering how darn cold it was. I had a lot of fun and totally want to go again once it gets a bit warmer! I really enjoyed seeing the primates as well as the otters. So cute!
Go here to see the rest of the photos. There are nearly two hundred, I kid you not!

4 comments:

  1. I really love your pictures J! :) BUTTTTT the gorillas scare me!!!!!! The one holding a piece of wood (or banana) looks so intense!! I havent been to legit zoo in such a long time too... we don't have many here in Manila and the ones we have are so depressing (Manila has no means to take care of people let alone animals!!). :(

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    1. Thanks, I'm glad you like!
      lol yeah that gorilla does look pretty darn intense now that you mention it. I totally want a hug from him though...you know, like, if he didn't crush me to death. King Kong!

      To be honest, I felt kind of sad for all the animals. I get why Rich doesn't like going there and hasn't for so long. :(

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  2. What are those animals that look like penises with tails?

    I would go for that polar bear alone. But those sea otters and the penguins are sickeningly cute, too...

    I should go to the zoo when it gets warmer! Field trip with my camera. :P

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    1. The little shriveled up pink and grey ones?
      LOL. I believe they're naked mole rats... we thought the ones all piled up were dead. It was weird, they didn't move. Not even from breathing!
      Little aliens, for sure.

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