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3:00 snapshot #2003: Friday

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Waldo, the Children's Zoo barn cat.

Cow bath

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Here's zookeeper Joe, keeping Rumba the Randall steer steady for his bath.

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3:00 snapshot #1954: Thursday

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My new coworker saw me trying to get a selfie snapshot with Rumba the bull, and said "oh I need to get one for my neice" and provided a much better 3:00 snapshot.

Old men sheep

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These two rams are elderly animals that live in the Children's Zoo barn. They're part of the contact yard ("petting zoo") but they have the option not to participate, which they usually take.

3:00 snapshot #1917: Tuesday

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In the afternoons the Children's Zoo has been letting the goats out of their stalls to roam the barn for exercise (and for fun for the guests and staff). Here Lanandra is holding Zeke.

3:00 snapshot #1835: Wednesday

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Lakenvelder chickens. These guys are very pretty, but kind of aggressive, at least compared to our docile Buff Orpingtons.

3:00 snapshot #1775: Thursday

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Katelyn and Starbuck.

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Anything good in the fridge, Starbuck?

Busch Gardens, part three

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Meet Eva, a 53 year old retired circus hippo.

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Rumba

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Up close and personal with Rumba, a Randall bull.

3:00 snapshot #1717: Monday

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An out-of-town friend visited the zoo with her family.

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They got to see the Poitou donkeys be led back to their stalls.

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