And finally: Leapin’ Lemurs!
BBC reporter Alex Dunlop got a lot of lemur love when he filed a report from the Banham Zoo in Norfolk, U.K. If these outtakes are any indication, the lemurs gave him star treatment. (People, via Andrew Y.)
A while back, some people from Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge got to help a lemur in foster care make a leap of faith. Go for it, little buddy!
As Hurricane Matthew bore down on Florida, the St. Augustine Alligator Farm and Zoological Park braced for impact by bringing all of its animals indoors, including this ring-tailed lemur…
… to this marabou stork, who took shelter in one of the restrooms.
Thanks to sender-inner Xenia S. (More photos on Facebook.)
Thanks to Hank the Octopus from Finding Dory, audiences are learning more about these crafty creatures and their talents for camouflage and escape. For example, one clever octopus escaped from a zoo’s aquarium and evaded capture for three days by posing as a family of lemurs.