BC: It's the little things that make life beautiful.
FC: It's the little things that make life beautiful | Giggles, Golf, and the Zoo! | 2011
1: Day 1 | Day 4
2: Faith and Uncle TJ on the 8th hole of the White Course at Western Turnpike.
3: Faith on the 9th hole of the Blue Course at Western Turnpike...the 27th hole of the day!
4: Our Trip to the Bronx Zoo
6: The World of Reptiles
7: Anacondas can fit enormous prey down their gullets, including caimans and white-tailed deer. No wonder it's the only exhibit Uncle TJ would not go in!
8: Underneath the creamy coat, the polar bear’s skin is black. This helps to trap and retain the warmth of the sun. | FUN FACT: Polar bear cubs weigh just over a pound when born and grow to be 330–1,674 pounds!
9: OOPS...it looks like this one is tending to some "business"!
11: Faith and Uncle TJ with "Rosie" | Wild Asia
12: From the Himalayan Highlands to the African Plains and back.
13: All Asian wild horses alive today descended from 14 zoo animals. | Grevy’s zebras are the horse's "wild punk rock cousins"! | Giraffes spend up to 20 hours consuming up to 75 pounds of food in one day. | The Asian Elephant can weigh 6,000–12,000 pounds, and newborns can weigh as much as 330 pounds!
14: The Butterfly Garden
18: Caribbean Flamingo (above) - the "Supermodel" of the bird world! California Seal Lion (left) - they blow bubbles out of their nose like humans when swimming to help them breath underwater.
19: "Monkeying" around towards the end of our visit. | Tamarins in the Monkey House
21: The second "Turtle" in the family.