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Zoo Pictures, 3 of 5: Orangutans, Reptiles, and Amphibians

Orangutans and the reptile and amphibian house.

Lucy the orangutan Lucy the orangutan

This area has the "O Line," overhead cables to another building. It was too cold for the orangutans to go outside, but the keepers knew they could leave Lucy's door open because she doesn't like going across the O Line.
Orangutan saying 'Let me out!' Orangutan saying 'Let me out!'
Orangutan under a cardboard box Orangutan under a cardboard box
Not-actually-stuffed iguana Not-actually-stuffed iguana
Vietnamese mossy frogs Vietnamese mossy frogs
Mertens' water monitor Mertens' water monitor
Tokay gecko Tokay gecko
Grand Cayman iguana Grand Cayman iguana
African pancake tortoise African pancake tortoise
Timber rattlesnake (?) Timber rattlesnake (?)

Doesn't look like the picture, but that's what the nearby label says. Perhaps the cool texture is because it was shedding.
Alligator snapping turtle Alligator snapping turtle

What a big mouth you have!
Australian snake-necked turtles Australian snake-necked turtles
Leopard tortoises under heat lamp Leopard tortoises under heat lamp
Leopard tortoise in the food tray Leopard tortoise in the food tray
Very sad Aldabra tortoise Very sad Aldabra tortoise
Another sad Aldabra tortoise Another sad Aldabra tortoise
Oriental fire-bellied toad, showing off the reason for its name Oriental fire-bellied toad, showing off the reason for its name
Green-and-black poison frogs Green-and-black poison frogs
Florida softshell turtle Florida softshell turtle

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