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Hedrick Exotic Animal Farm Part 1

Wednesday, August 15, 2012



This past weekend, we broke our road trip ban and took a trip 4 hours west to Nickerson KS, home of Hedrick Exotic Animal Farm. It was so much fun! I took so many pictures that I can’t share them all in one post. On our way to Nickerson, we stopped at 2 small zoos and a water park. We got to the farm around 6 PM. First we checked out the view from our room:

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The kangaroos were right outside our windows! Next we went to our evening tour of the farm. First stop on the tour was giraffe feeding.

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Simon loved feeding the giraffes! Zachary didn’t want to do it though. Gabbie became braver as time went by!

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After we met the family dog and briefly greeted the camels, we were able to pet and feed the kangaroos. I never realized how human kangaroos are! They were so adorable and sweet.

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Later in the evening, we walked around a bit and said hello to the animals.

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Stay tuned for lots more fun in the morning at the farm!