Sunday, November 15, 2009

Zoo News Sunday: Orangutans, bonobos and Christmas already!?!

Good morning Bloggerville fans, Zebee here. It’s been a quite week on zoo news fronts. Check out a finds and meet me at the end. I have a request for all of you.

Philadelphia Zoo Shows Off Newest Addition
Watch this video of a baby orangutan and learn about the naming contest.

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See the first bonobo born at the zoo in more than five years.

Celebrating 20 years of reptiles at the zoo
Join the celebration. Read all about it.

Komodo Dragons Make Debut at Phoenix Zoo
Read all about this great addition to the zoo.

Toledo Zoo turns on The Lights Before Christmas
It’s not too early for Christmas lights and Toledo Zoo is having their ceremonial lighting on November 20th. Mark it on your calendar if you live in the are.

Red and Blue Primate Babies at the Zoo!
See the new babies with their moms.

300-Pound Gorilla Voluntarily Monitors His Blood Pressure
Fascinating! Learn how this came about and see how it works.

Santa Safari Arrives at the Louisville Zoo
If you live in the area, check out the schedule and mark it on your calendar.

Okay, are you ready for Christmas? Many of the zoos around the world are too. I’d love to mention YOUR zoo and what they are doing special for this holiday season. So, drop me a comment anytime over the next several weeks. I promise to post you local zoo events.

Thanks and I hope you all have a great day. See you back here Tuesday. I have an amazing video to share with you and all your friends. Bye for now.

posted by Zebee aka Joy Delgado
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