Brookfield Zoo
Labor day weekend 2007

Brookfield, Illinois, just 14 miles west of downtown Chicago. Bears are cool The Bird of paradise??? Am I as big as a bear?
They had lions... and Tigers... and Bears Oh My!
Dolphin shows Seals entertaining the crowd I got to pet a sting Ray Two African Elephants
The zoo had a wonderful family of Giraffes. Mr. Rhino poses for the camera Mr. Camel says "What are YOU looking at?? This is Bison, which is NOT the same as a Buffalo...close though.