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July 30, 2012

Tropical Ecology Institute

From Jennifer R., Kathy, Deb, & Carlene:

With mixed emotions we said goodbye to DuPlooys and its wonderful staff. We were sad to leave this beautiful place but excited for the next adventure. We bumped down the road for the last time headed for The Belize Zoo.  After reading about Sharon Matola, “the zoo lady” and her inspirational story, it was an honor to meet her in person.  We were extremely lucky to take a tour with Sharon as our guide and see a few things behind the scenes.  We were able to get up close and personal with some jaguars and a few people even had their heads licked!  There are no words to describe the feeling when you look into the eyes of this majestic creature.  We made some new friends including April the tapir, Junior Buddy the jaguar, Happy the barn owl, and Panama the harpy eagle. …

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