A pair of masked lapwings (Vanellus miles) at the Columbus Zoo.
A juvenile Philippine forest skink (Parvoscincus sp.) at the University of the Philippines.
A striped albatross (Appias libythea peducaea) at Davao Butterfly House.
A blue pansy (Junonia orithya leucasia) at Davao Butterfly House.
A golden birdwing (Troides rhadamantus rhadamantus) at Davao Butterfly House.
An African sharptooth catfish (Clarias gariepinus) at Davao Crocodile Park.
A Nigerian rustred tarantula (Hysterocrates laticeps) at Davao Crocodile Park.
An unidentified tarantula, Ornithoctonus sp. (undescribed species collected from Surat Thani location) from a private collection.
A white-breasted waterhen chick (Amaurornis phoenicurus phoenicurus) at Davao Crocodile Park.
A single-wattled cassowary (Casuarius unappendiculatus unappendiculatus) at Davao Crocodile Park.
BennettÕs cassowary (Casuarius bennetti edwardsi) at Davao Crocodile Park.
A Taylor’s bug-eyed frog (Theloderma stellatum) at the Fresno Chaffe Zoo.
A yellow-tailed cribo (Drymarchon corais corais) at the Cincinnati Zoo.
An endangered Indian rhinoceros female with calf (Rhinoceros unicornis) at the Fort Worth Zoo.
An endangered Asian elephant (Elephas maximus).
A masked lapwing chick (Vanellus miles).
A manatee (Trichecus manatus) feeds on a carrot.
A male magnificent bird-of-paradise (Cicinnurus magnificus) at Taman Mini Indonesia Indah.
A twelve-wired bird-of-paradise (Seleucidis melanoleuca) at Taman Mini Indonesia Indah.
A white-throated kingfisher (Halcyon smyrnensis perpulchra) at Taman Mini Indonesia Indah.
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