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Zoo Pictures, 2 of 5: Big and Small Mammals

Some big mammals, and a bunch from the small mammal house.

Hippos have really big teeth Hippos have really big teeth
Enormous capybara Enormous capybara
Elephant enjoying a shower Elephant enjoying a shower
Elephant sleeping standing up Elephant sleeping standing up
Przewalski's horses, only living wild species of horse Przewalski's horses, only living wild species of horse
A golden lion tamarin despairs of life A golden lion tamarin despairs of life
Northern tree shrews Northern tree shrews
Highly active black and rufous giant elephant-shrew Highly active black and rufous giant elephant-shrew
Prevost's squirrel Prevost's squirrel
Prehensile-tailed porcupine Prehensile-tailed porcupine
Smug-looking rock cavy Smug-looking rock cavy
Von der Decken's Hornbill (probably) Von der Decken's Hornbill (probably)
Ruffed lemur Ruffed lemur
Abject ruffed lemur Abject ruffed lemur
Unknown bird Unknown bird
Two-toed sloth in a box! Two-toed sloth in a box!

Up against the ceiling.
The other two-toed sloth, also in a box The other two-toed sloth, also in a box

Too close to the window to get a decent picture, alas, but the overhanging sloth bits crack me up.
Sleeping chinchilla Sleeping chinchilla
Emphatic prairie dog Emphatic prairie dog
Two sleeping dark mongeese Two sleeping dark mongeese
Energetically-digging banded mongoose Energetically-digging banded mongoose
Meerkats saying hi to small child Meerkats saying hi to small child

They were *so* *excited* by the small child.
Sleeping degu Sleeping degu

Lots of sleeping small mammals.

Tags: pictures, trips
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