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March to the Sea

January 7, 2018 // 3 Comments

This week Kongo marched to the sea.  Literally.  From his house to the ocean is an 8-mile trek through Point Mugu State Park in the Santa Monica mountains.  Now maybe [...]

Safari Park Birds

July 4, 2013 // 4 Comments

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A rare Pink Backed Pelican opens wide at San Diego’s Safari Park, part of the world famous San Diego Zoo.  Faithful readers of Kongo’s blog will recall that the [...]

Just Another Monkey?

June 26, 2013 // 4 Comments

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So as Kongo heads out the door to the zoo to visit the animals in the late afternoon light Mrs. Kongo says, “You just keep taking the same pictures of the same old [...]

Monkey at the Fair

June 14, 2013 // 2 Comments

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Kongo made his annual trek to the Del Mar Fair today.  This monkey loves the fair.  He likes the smells, the food, the exhibits, watching the people, and learning about all [...]

Monkey Marriage

June 13, 2013 // 6 Comments

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So don’t get too excited.  Kongo did not scamper off and get married in Las Vegas.  What he did was take Mrs. Kongo on a mid-week getaway to celebrate their 42 years [...]