Circle M Zoo
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Circle M Zoo
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
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Circle M Zoo
Title:
Circle M Zoo
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
Located on U.S. Highway 58 between the Blue Ridge Parkway and Stuart, VA, the zoo is adjacent to the Circle M Farm at Vesta Community. There are nearly 100 species of animals and fowl at the establishment



Circle M Zoo
Title:
Circle M Zoo
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
"Pedro" is a Squirrel Monkey (top) one of the main attractions at the zoo. These entertaining "characters" are from Brazil, South America. The Falcon (bottom) is a long-winged bird of prey. It has long participated in the sport bearing its name.


Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
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Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. American Buffalo, or Bison, now exist in small numbers, recovering from 551 in 1889, down from 20 million in 1850. This sociable animal grazes in herds and may weigh as much as 3000 pounds.



Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
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Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. The Camel, "the ship of the desert," is one of the ugliest, meanest, and most useful of all animals. The Arabian camel, one hump on its back, can average 25 miles a day crossing the desert with a load of man and cargo.


Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Title:
Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. The largest animal on land is the elephant, and has been known to weigh as much as 14,000 pounds. Their 6 foot trunk can carry a load of as much as a ton. Wild elephants eat as much as 600 pounds of food a day.



Circle M Zoo
Title:
Circle M Zoo
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
The African Kudu, often called "King of the Antelopes," and the Nilghais bulls (left) are both antelopes. The Nilghais is sacred to Hindus. "Pride" (right) is a male Lion quick and cunning native to Africa, south of the Sahara Desert.


Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
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Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. The Giraffe is the tallest of all animals. Reaching 18 feet and higher, it can easily reach twigs and leaves of trees for its food. When alarmed giraffes run with a rocking gallop and can almost outrun a horse.



Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy 58
Title:
Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. Buses take groups through natural environs of the finest zoo in the southeast with more varieties of animals than most of the zoos in the country. This zoo is truly a traveler's delight


Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Title:
Circle M Zoo, U. S. Hwy. 58
Stuart Virginia (VA), Chrome unused

Description:
3 mi. off Blue Ridge Parkway. American Buffalo, or Bison, now exist in small numbers, recovering from 551 in 1889, down from 20 million in 1850. This sociable animal grazes in herds and may weigh as much as 3000 pounds.





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