Posts Tagged ‘QuikPic’

by , Keeper
I've been at the museum since 2010. I love to read and learn; it's rare that a day goes by at work when I'm not suppressing the urge to spew out something cool I just learned to my coworkers. In my spare time, I play the 'cello, snuggle my dog and reminisce about snowmen and Nor'easters.
I work Sunday through Thursday. You can find me raking the Farmyard in the morning or training the donkey and dwarf goats in the afternoon.

QuikPic: Styx

May 7th, 2014

StyxOwl

 

It might not be award worthy photography, but I thought you might like to see my favorite photo of Styx. We have three Eastern Screech-Owls living in Carolina Wildlife: Badeye, Robin and Styx.

Come visit them next time you’re here!

 

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  1. Awesome picture!

    Posted by Ranger Ro
  2. Styx seems to be giving the “My mouse, get your own” look.

    Posted by HRvdB
  3. Keeper Comment :

    My favorite is when you get to see Bad Eye grooming Robin Owl. So cute!!!

    Posted by Katy Harringer

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: Caption needed.

April 18th, 2014

HELP- CAPTION NEEDED:

2014 Apr 18 Ramsey Goes Outside (7)

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  1. Look into my eyes, you’re getting sleepy…

    Where’s your harness???

    This harness is weighing me down…

    Posted by HRvdB
  2. “Come around here often?”

    Posted by Jill
  3. “Let’s be sexy together!”

    Posted by Katy
  4. So…You’re new in town?

    Posted by Krista
  5. No caption needed. The look on Jill’s face says it all!

    Posted by Ranger Greg
  6. “When I look into your eyes I forget that I am cold-blooded, cause baby you make my blood boil”

    Posted by Ranger Ro

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I've been at the museum for many years now. I spend most of my time behind-the-scenes in the Vet room. You might catch me out and about with one of our many veterinarians checking on the animals.
When I'm not hanging out with one of our vets I'm usually in the Vet room running a fecal looking for intestinal parasites! If I'm not up to my elbows in poo you'll find me at the computer updating the health records of our animals or preparing for Vet Rounds.

Quick Pics

January 3rd, 2014

You never know what you will see when you hang out in the Animal Department.

Wolf Enrichment

Bugsy’s Halloween Costume 2013

Jill and Auggie enter building.

Henry and his peanut butter stick.

Lightning and his Jolly Ball.

Zoe turtle dressed as Frog for Halloween 2013.

 

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: More bear photos

September 14th, 2013

Here are some more wonderful bear photos for you- taken by volunteer Dan’s friend Annette: enjoy! (Photos, in order: Virginia, Gus, Gus, Mimi)

 

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  1. What a pinup! Gorgeous!

    Posted by Wendy

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by , Keeper
I graduated from NCSU(go pack) and have worked in the animal department for about 8 years. Some of my favorites include ferrets and birds. I am also known for my weird obsession with Boba Fett.
I work Tuesday-Saturday in either the Farmyard or inside the main building behind the scenes.

QuikPic- Box Turtle A

August 31st, 2013

This is Box Turtle A, you can see this turtle has ninja like skills and can climb the infamous rainbow” hidey hut.”

 

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic:Nothing like a woodchuck sleeping.

July 10th, 2013

I caught this photo of Henry sleeping last week:

Henry Snoozes

This reminded me of other cute woodchuck moments:

Baby Henry.

Henry exploring Carolina Wildlife.

What can a woodchuck do with lots of raisin boxes?

Interview with a Groundhog.

 

And let’s not forget Wendy and her thievery.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: Gecko’s old skin

May 12th, 2013

One of our Educators, Molly, Caught this photo of Gordon shedding:

out with the old (skin)… in with the new.

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  1. She ate the skin too which a lot of geckos do.
    I made sure to look for it the next morning and it was all gone

    Posted by Jill
  2. Wow!! How often and why does Gordon shed her skin? And how long does it take for the entire shedding process?

    Posted by dj
  3. That’s impressive!

    Posted by Wendy
  4. Depending if its still growing it will shed more but usually every few months
    However, we dont really know because like I said a lot of the geckos eat their skin
    I noticed the day before though she was a different color then usual so that was one hint

    Posted by Jill

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: goat and cats

May 4th, 2013

The most interesting thing, to me, about this photo is not that there is a goat in my living room, but rather that my big cat on the floor (Scout) is resting on a cat toy. He does not play with cat toys.

Actually, Scout hasn’t rested on this carpet in I-don’t-know-how-long, and Kobi hasn’t slept on my chair until recently when the goat moved to my living room.

 

 

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  1. Looks like the cats are staking out their territory in the presence of the goat.

    Posted by Wendy

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: furry alpacas…last chance

April 13th, 2013

The girls are going to be sheared on April 23 (weather permitting). Get a last look for now at ful coats. Make any hairdo requests in the comment section.

back row L-R: Emily, Equinox.
front row L-R: Retro, Ray

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  1. Mullet!!!!

    Posted by Jill
  2. Dreadlocks for Retro

    Posted by Sarah's Dad
  3. I agree with Jill. I think a “mullet” in the crowd would add the needed cultural diversity to the group.

    Posted by Ranger Greg
  4. Poodle

    Posted by Wendy
  5. Sorry Dad, we don’t have Suri alpacas; they’re the ones with the dreads. Our 4 girls are all Huacayas. I’m voting for at least 1 mohawk.

    Posted by Sarah

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by , Director
I've been at the Museum sooooo long - longer than many of our interns have been alive. I do a little bit of everything as part of my job: care for the animals, work with the keepers and other staff, spend time with guests. Lucky me!
I spend a lot of time behind-the-scenes, or here after hours, but if you really want to see me, you'll have to sign-up for a behind-the-scenes program.

QuikPic: Happy Passover

March 30th, 2013

I’m not a big fan of Matzo. I usually have leftover after Passover so I bring it in for the critters. Jill uses it for training¬† and treats with the pigs.¬† This year, Henry is celebrating and eating matzo during Passover. Enjoy the last few days of Pesach!

At least someone likes Matzo.

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  1. awwwwww

    Posted by Jill

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