Photo of the Day

A close up of a parrot
July 22, 2011

Parrot, Manila

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

I took this picture of a parrot in the Manila Zoological and Botanical Garden. I hope that I can raise awareness that these wonderful animals need a better habitat than the present one.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

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Photograph by Charlene Ngo, Your Shot

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