The zoo, anew

I was waiting for a cooler, at least partly cloudy day to go back to the Folsom Zoo Sanctuary, hoping that the animals might be more active. I still haven’t managed to find the “perfect” time to see everybody awake and viewable, but I guess that’s a good reason to keep going back! Also, I was pleased to find that […]

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The magic of bees

I became fascinated by honey bees at a very young age, but there is still quite a lot that I don’t know about them. Now that we’ve reached the end of September and our weather has begun to turn cooler, I noticed there are still plenty of worker bees hovering around all sorts of flowers. It turns out fall is […]

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Hungry bears

The black bears at Folsom Zoo Sanctuary seem pretty mellow — although I wouldn’t want to find myself inside their enclosure. On the other hand, this cat has made herself at home in the bear enclosure, and the bears don’t seem to mind her presence at all. I was visiting during the noontime feeding so I got to watch the […]

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