Posts from May 2023

Leeuw - Lion (Burgers Zoo 2020)

Big cats

The term “big cat” is typically used to refer to any of the five living members of the genus Panthera, namely the tiger, lion, jaguar,[…]

Bauwi Gorilla in Burger's Zoo 2017

This was Bauwi

Saturday 13 May another beautiful silverback died. Bauwi was the leader of the group at Burger’s Zoo. Over the years I took a lot of[…]

Gelada's in Natur Zoo Rheine (2023)

Monochrome expressions

Social media is full of pictures of “smiling” dogs, cats, monkeys and many other animals. The shape of the beak then resembles the shape of[…]

Waterhoen met kuiken - Common moorhen with chick

Born with huge feet.

You see a lot of animals in zoos. Not only captive animals, but also wild animals. They themselves choose a life in the zoo. It[…]