A few weeks ago, my husband and I wondered aloud if we should take Harry to the nearby North Carolina Zoo. It had been years since we had visited and Harrison had never been. We were itching to get out of the house, so when we woke up at 6:30 AM one Saturday, we packed the car and headed to the animals. It was a cloudy day and cool for the summer, which was perfect because it wasn’t so crowded. Harrison adored the harbor seals and giraffes the best – he asked if he could bring his beloved “Hank,” aka his giraffe lovey, to “meet his family.” Watching him wave Hank at the giraffes is still one of my favorite moments with my little guy.
So I thought I’d do a short round-up of toddler zoo tips for making your trip as easy as possible and enjoyable for everyone involved:
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