|The busy beaver stayed on task while we relaxed.|
The birds were sunning themselves on limbs high above and paid no attention to the tiny gallery. The American Eagle perched out of camera lense but not out of my sight. He has a striking pose worth viewing up close. The barrier-free aviary is home to many other birds as well.
|Great Horned Owl|
|Yuka's art over the aquarium.|
|Burrowing Owl focused on us.|
Why had we not visited it before?
|A Wise Old Owl hooted that I should find gifts for kids here.|
How many of you have taken a lunch break to visit the zoo or gone after work for a stroll around the park? It is a peaceful place where one could relax and return to work refreshed. In less than 10 minutes from downtown you could be opening a car door and stepping into another world. The Zoo is open daily. Call for hours: 620.694.2693 or check out <ww.hutchgov.com/zoo>
Tell me what zoos are in your area and when you last took a stroll through a park.