Most of the time, zoo animals ignore the people milling by. But sometimes, they show their distaste in a more active way. Here are some times the animals took an interest in their visitors.
Bear With Me
A Tibetan bear bounces with a crowd of kids.
Thrill of the Chase
A young monkey and a boy run themselves ragged.
A baby chimpanzee wants to play with this 6-month-old, but the glass gets in the way.
Lions Who (Want) Lunch
Good thing that glass was there—or else this toddler would be a lioness’ meal.
Even with a massive lion looming over her, Sophia doesn’t back down.
Another hungry lioness just can’t get through the glass.
Just Keep Swimming
Playing chase again, this time with a very clever otter.
Ryan makes a friend—a beaver waving back.