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hippopotalust:

Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) (by Nature Photographer)
Jul 24, 2014 / 308 notes

hippopotalust:

Hippopotamus (Hippopotamus amphibius) (by Nature Photographer)

Not a bad town at all
Jul 20, 2014

Not a bad town at all

thelovelyseas:



Whale shark high-fiving a swimmer by Simon Pierce
Jul 3, 2014 / 571 notes

thelovelyseas:

Whale shark high-fiving a swimmer by 

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Jun 30, 2014 / 237 notes

The Zookeeper Personality Guide

keeperchat:

A zoo is like a high school cafeteria: people tend to be grouped and classified with others like them.  Oh, and someone’s always throwing food.

Certain types of people prefer to work with certain types of animals, and on the flip side of that, certain types of animals attract certain types of people.  Don’t even act like that’s not true, y’all.  Many keepers (including me) work with a variety of species every day, but even then, almost every keeper has a niche where they fit best.

Curious to see where you land?  Under the cut, if you dare…

[DISCLAIMER: Jokes, people.  These are them.  Don’t get offended.]

[Also, reblog and let me know if you agree or disagree, and add your own!  These are really general categories, but the possibilities are endless…]

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Jun 30, 2014

Hardest job in the world: Caricature artist who has to draw someone sensitive about their weight.

magicalnaturetour:

Cub with big eyes! (by Tambako the Jaguar)
Jun 29, 2014 / 398 notes

magicalnaturetour:

Cub with big eyes! (by Tambako the Jaguar)