OTHER
(Mammals: Bears, Farm, Predators, Other)
INDEX:

Dears
Elephant
Giraffe
Gorillas
Hippo
Monkey
Prairie Dog
Lemur
Tapir
Zebra

dear.jpg (72833 bytes)
dear_2.jpg (49962 bytes)
Dears at Dungeness Spit, Olympic Peninsula, WA

Dears
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elephant_leafs.jpg (42788 bytes)
elephant_close.jpg (41719 bytes)
watoto11.jpg (69942 bytes)

Elephant
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The pictures of the elephant to the left are taken at Woodland Park Zoo. This is a female African elephant, named Watoto.

giraffe_1.jpg (52031 bytes)

Giraffe
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gorilla.jpg (47716 bytes)
gorilla_baby.jpg (42587 bytes)
gorilla_mom.jpg (41266 bytes)

Gorilla
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hippo_01.jpg (36505 bytes)

Hippo
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zoo018.jpg (61817 bytes)
zoo019.jpg (54170 bytes)

Monkey
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groundh.jpg (71029 bytes)

Black-tailed Prairie Dog
(Cynomys ludovicianus)

Prairie dogs are about 30 cm tall.  In spring, litters of 3-5 young are born.  They work together to build towns, which are divided into neighborhoods.

lemurs.jpg (53976 bytes)
red_lemur.jpg (58500 bytes)

Lemur
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tapir.jpg (63539 bytes)

Tapir
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zebra.jpg (107472 bytes)

Zebra
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mgoat10.jpg (52595 bytes)
mgoat_2.jpg (33993 bytes)

Mountain Goat
(Oreamnos americanus)

Males grow to 107 cm in shoulder height, and weigh from 86 to 127 kg.