Hi Backyard Zoologist readers,

Sorry about the missing posts last week, as I’ve been super busy with family visiting and work. I will be starting up back on schedule again on Friday. Until then, have some cute:

chubby chipmunk

A chubby chipmunk. Image taken at Lake Tahoe, California.


Vanessa, the most beautiful chicken that ever lived. Image taken at the San Francisco Zoo.


This cuttlefish is like "Please love me. I'm cute." Image taken at the California Academy of Sciences.