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PostSubject: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 6:28 pm

Technically not "outside" but the originals are.

I decided to try to recreate my local zoo with the animal models I have.  Which leads to some interesting Substitutes.  

NOTE: Currently all pics are taken with my phone, since well, it's my only camera, and the quality could be better.  Without further adieu, my long term project: My zoo at home. :)



Amur Tigers.  (New additions of four two-year-old sisters: Morgana, Taj, Ursula & Glinda - no I don't know which is which, previously of Ohio. These four gals replace the 19-year-old Flash (male) )

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Grant's Zebras

(can't guarantee names, but in 2011, they were  Jackie and Aparte, I want to say that one of them is a younger zebra...)

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Japanese Koi

(sorry the pond was under renovation so I don't have current pics)
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Laughing Kookaburras

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Bactrian Camel
(no, not the best pics)
Dash (m), Altayn Nuruu (f)

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American Bison
(Bison Bison)
Geronimo & Azul

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American Alligator
Smiley

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Reeve's Muntjac
Stinkerbell
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Sichuan Takin
(Kong (m) + Mulan (f) + two kids)


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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 6:43 pm

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Ankole-Watusi Cattle

(Names: Domino and Potawatomi Red)

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Chinese Alligators
(one of which is named Godzilla (actually the zoo has four, it's just hard to get good pics of them))

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Alpaca
(I think the black one's named Lucky?)

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:15 pm

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Giant Anteater
(Al?)
Terrible eyesight and really sharp claws

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Red Panda
(Rusty?)

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Snow Leopard
Name:Dian

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African Painted Dog

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:27 pm

This is delightful , Laura cheers

What a great idea, - I love these pictures I love you

Hurrayyy for fantasy cheers Applause cheers

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 7:29 pm

This is so cool! cyclops I love you cheers cheers

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Tue Oct 13, 2015 11:10 pm

I love this project, actually, I think that instead of a parent limit kids collection to a certain company, they could easily stimulate them collecting animals that can be found in their local Zoo or their favorite zoo.
That's a great idea and of course we want to see how it developes. cheers

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 5:22 am

Thanks Susanne, Karín, Roger Crocodile . :)


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Canadian Goose
Although not officially a species of the zoo they do have a migratory species designation

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Barn Owl
(Mr. Wigglesworth?)

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 7:13 am

Great idea :)

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 2:09 pm

This is such a cool idea! cheers

"NOT a muntjac" and "NOT Sichuan Takin" made me laugh Laughing

Your photo of the real red panda is amazing! Shocked

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 2:48 pm

What a gorgeous animals you saw! I love you  The snow leopard, wow Shocked beautiful animal Very Happy
But interesting and great idea with the figures! cheers  bounce

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 3:27 pm

Laura, your "NOT a real zoo" is a "real excellent idea" Very Happy

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:27 pm

[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] - Andreas - thank you
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] - thanks, glad you enjoyed. They usually just hang out on the roof or under their little houses.
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] - yeah, he is. I think his name is Dian. Thanks.
[You must be registered and logged in to see this link.] - Thanks sunny

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Sun Feb 07, 2016 4:25 am

Golden Mantella Frog
My son calls it Goldie. Donno if it has a name.
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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Sun Feb 07, 2016 5:03 am

Frog and green straws Applause

Laura, I love your imagination cheers

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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Sun Feb 07, 2016 7:33 am

Very cool!!
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PostSubject: Re: My zoo pics as recreated at home   Sun Feb 07, 2016 9:10 am

What a joy to see these wonderful pictures again cheers
And a new one with a "goldie"-frog tongue

Laura, your fantasy has no limits ! How fortunate your children are to have a mom like you Very Happy Applause

And how fortunate for the forum to have you here !!! Thankyou for the delightful pictures flower sunny cheers

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