Looking for an Owl

After walking the dogs this morning, I headed to the English Garden beside the Zoo at Assiniboine Park. Several people have been seeing a Barred Owl there and I wanted to see and photograph it also. I couldn’t find him though – even with the help of a friend who had seen him more than… Continue reading Looking for an Owl

Assiniboine Park Zoo Visit

I am at the Assiniboine Park Zoo a lot since I have been volunteering there for the last year and a half, but my picture taking while volunteering is limited to my cell phone.  Yesterday I had some time to go there – not as a volunteer, but as a member with my camera.  It… Continue reading Assiniboine Park Zoo Visit

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)

Love Those Wolves

We have had Wolves at the Assiniboine Park Zoo since the Journey to Churchill exhibit opened.  They have been taking up a section of the Polar Bear area and will be here until they need this space for Bears. My hope is that we can keep them.  They have a beautiful area with lots of… Continue reading Love Those Wolves

Wolves – Assiniboine Park Zoo

In my quest to walk last week, I went to the Assiniboine Park Zoo one day.  I had my camera with me and took pictures (of course).  There are too many pictures to put them all in one post, so will divide them over a few posts. Parts of the Journey to Churchill display is… Continue reading Wolves – Assiniboine Park Zoo

Journey to Churchill

Journey to Churchill is a new exhibit at the Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg.  This was in planning for a long time (no idea exactly how long) and under construction for around 2 years. The main focus of this exhibit is the Polar Bears – but other Northern animals have also been benefited by new… Continue reading Journey to Churchill