And the scarlet ibis (does anyone remember this story from 9th? grade English)
I even got to see beautiful blossoms on my first day!!!
Another great element to the zoo was that they had a five story pagoda
It was all that I could do to restrain myself from purchasing all of these ADORABLE stuffed animals
And then this African zebra (ok- I don't really know what it is called but that is my made up name for it :-)