Archive for the ‘Pretty Critters’ Category

And The Winner Is…

Posted on November 23rd, 2012, by Petra

Is there any cuter animal than this Red Panda hanging out at the San Diego Zoo?

Portait Of A Cat…

Posted on November 5th, 2012, by Petra

…contemplating life, the universe and all the rest… I assume…

Sleeping Princess

Posted on October 21st, 2012, by Petra

It’s okay – but sleeping on the job? Not so good…

He Totally Lost It!

Posted on July 1st, 2012, by Petra

His head, I mean. We were lucky, we found it again. Much better!

If I Were A Cat…

Posted on May 6th, 2012, by Petra

…and my formerly orderly home would suddenly look like this, then I would look like this too:


Posted on April 16th, 2012, by Petra

And so, so pretty: Papilio machaon.


Posted on March 18th, 2012, by Petra

We finally did it, we went and saw the new LAIR at the zoo. Very impressive, from the green roof to the amazing inside with all sorts of living amphibians, invertebrates and reptiles. One example of the critters one can see on exhibition inside is this Texas Horned Lizard. A charming guy, isn’t he?


Posted on March 15th, 2012, by Petra

We still did not make it to the newest attraction at the zoo. But one day…

Manicure, Please!

Posted on January 28th, 2012, by Petra

I’ll be with you in a moment, Sir.

Tiger! Tiger! Tiger!

Posted on December 12th, 2011, by Petra

Born in August and out on display since last Friday at the zoo – two Sumatran tiger cubs: