The Artis has been around since 1838, making it one really old zoo. They have a fascination with South American animals that didn't turn our crank, and have the usual "lions...
|He had a fascination with a specific kid dressed in red and white|
|Always on the hunt|
|We got there at feeding time. The Great Blue Herons won.|
|They live in groups of up to 100|
|Compare with the pika picture here|
|Unlike pikas, they climb trees|
But I think the best of all were the wolves. Not the Maned Wolf, who we could not really get a great look at but was in fact scrawny and looked like Professor Lupin, the werewolf character from Harry Potter. No, the regular wolves like the ones who live with us in Canmore. And it wasn't just the wolves...
|Just like home|
|Not very old|
|First comes the meat course|
|Then comes the mom course|