Visit to the Zoo

Whenever I visit the zoo, the nine-year-old in me becomes alive again. I have been fascinated with animals since I was a kid. I pore over encyclopedias of the animals and dinosaurs, memorising the names and descriptions.

Red panda ( Ailurus fulgens )

Red panda (Ailurus fulgens)

Western Diamondback rattlesnake ( Crotalus atrox )

Western Diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus atrox)

Eastern Diamondback rattlesnake ( Crotalus adamanteus )

Eastern Diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus)

Reticulated python ( Python reticulus )

Reticulated python (Python reticulus)

Gharial ( Gavialis gangeticus ) "The Croc from Mars."

Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus) "The Croc from Mars."