Hey Kid, There’s a Flamingo on Your Knee!

When we visit National Aviary, we never know what birds or other animals we’ll encounter. It’s fun to walk around, point out birds that are our favorites, and look for ones we’ve never seen before. On our last visit, we had the experience of a lifetime- Zookeeper for a Day. The Kid and I learned exactly what it takes to take care of hundreds of avian creatures (and a sloth named Wookie), what goes into their diets, and even had a behind the scenes moment with theĀ flamingosĀ in the Wetlands Exhibit.…