This lovely Cornsnake, a member of the Ratsnake family, is perfectly harmless (except of course, to rats) and makes
a great pet (if you would like a snake for a pet). They are long lived and reach an adult length of five feet.
This Gambel Quail is perhaps the most colorful of the Quail family. It is native to our South-western desert region.
I've often wondered how anything could actually sleep standing up, never mind on one foot!
This is the Chilean Flamingo and seems not to give this manner of repose a thought.
Talk about that "elder statesman" look this Patas monkey has it down pat! Now who does he remind me of...