Back to the Zoo

Things are very slowly starting to return to normal. The big thing (for me) is that the Assiniboine Park Zoo has opened. Normally, I volunteer there about 3-4 times a week, and I have really missed it. The zoo opened to the public on Wednesday May 13th, but on Tuesday the 12th, we had a… Continue reading Back to the Zoo

Assinibone Park Zoo & More Updates

It was a beautiful day yesterday and it has been awhile since I’ve taken a trip to the Assiniboine Park Zoo – so away I went.  I just brought my little camera with me, since it it always in my purse, and I wasn’t planning on taking many pictures – but I did take a… Continue reading Assinibone Park Zoo & More Updates

Assiniboine Park Zoo – June (and Chester)

We will start with Chester – he is home from his weekend at the Emergency Vet Clinic and so far is doing just fine.  He is obviously glad to be home and I am thrilled to have him by my side again.  He is not a young dog and I know I won’t have him… Continue reading Assiniboine Park Zoo – June (and Chester)

Still More from Assiniboine Park Zoo

A lot of the critters at Assiniboine Park Zoo were awake and active when I was there on Friday – so I have lots of pictures and videos to share.  So, we continue with more of them today.  🙂 Snow Leopard These are the 2 young ones that were born last year.  I couldn’t see… Continue reading Still More from Assiniboine Park Zoo

Snow Leopards

Snow Leopards are much more suited to the temperatures we have here in Winnipeg than the African Leopards are.  The Snow Leopards love the snow. Our zoo has been very successful in breeding these beautiful Leopards over the years and last year had two more cubs born here.  Although I am not thrilled with the… Continue reading Snow Leopards

The Cats – Assiniboine Park Zoo

The Assiniboine Park Zoo has several big cats on display.  I have never been thrilled with any of the accommodations for these cats though. Much money was donated to enlarge the Tiger home and this much larger enclosure is now open when I was at the zoo.  I only saw one Tiger in the new… Continue reading The Cats – Assiniboine Park Zoo