The “raptor taming” scene in newly released film Jurassic World has inspired zoologists and lay-people alike around the world to recreate the moment with more docile creatures. In the film, Chris Pratt plays Owen Grady, a velociraptor expert who seems to dominate the dinosaurs like a lion tamer.


Show Full Text

Tumblr user feminerds started the Jurassic-craze this Wednesday, when she posted a screen capture of the scene alongside a photograph of a zookeeper reenacting the pose with three walruses. Since then, dozens have posted their own versions under #JurassicZoo, #ZoorassicWorld, and #PrattKeeping.

More info: Tumblr (h/t: huffpost)

The famous "raptor taming" scene in Jurassic World

zookeepers-recreating-jurassic-world-raptor-scene-39

And then this started...

#1

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Jason Smyth Report

DwiPurwanti 1 year ago

I love this one! Ahahahhahahaha

View more comments

#2

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Whanganui Museum Report

Rism 1 year ago

Wait, whaaaat

View More Replies...
View more comments

#3

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Georgia Aquarium Report

DenaStanger 1 year ago

Squeeeeeeee!

View more comments

#4

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

imgur.com Report

MauFerrusca 1 year ago

Great twist! :)

View more comments

#5

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Audrey Niemeyer Report

DarrellDorsay 1 year ago

Easy....Easy For God sake be careful.

View more comments

#6

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

thecloned Report

LizDow 1 year ago

Wow that's pretty bad ass!

View more comments

#7

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

imgur.com Report

MiriamMarques 1 year ago

So cute!

View more comments

#8

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Lion Country Safari Report

YasminMazur 1 year ago

respect - those are dangerous

View More Replies...
View more comments

#9

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

feminerds Report

fantasycreature 1 year ago

But where is the bucket???

View More Replies...
View more comments

#10

Riga Zoo Also Found Some Monsters

Report

LizMorea 1 year ago

Closer relative than the chickens?

View more comments

#11

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Santa Ana Zoo Report

brawura15 1 year ago

...and Lemur on far right side ask Lemur next to him: "WTF this guy is doing?"

View More Replies...
View more comments

#12

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Vancouver Aquarium Report

VikiBanaszak 1 year ago

Those collars look awfully tight :(

View More Replies...
View more comments

#13

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Auckland Zoo Report

DorothyMcCurdy 1 year ago

keep those pigeons in line! keep those pigeons in line!

View more comments

#14

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Jess Grill Report

ThomasHaberkorn 1 year ago

what do those foxes say

View More Replies...
View more comments

#15

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Woodland Park Zoo Report

CrackrJax 1 year ago

That's kind of adorable in every way

View more comments

#16

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Catherine Wellman Report

AndyNauval 1 year ago

"hakuna matata! hakuna mata! HAKUNA MATATA YOU SAID?"

View More Replies...
View more comments

#17

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Liberty Science Center Report

SomrritaDas 1 year ago

this picture scares me more than the real one! (arachnophobic! :( )

View More Replies...
View more comments

#18

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Taronga Zoo Report

Rism 1 year ago

Quokkas!!!! Yeay!

View more comments

#19

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Susie Rodenkirchen Walker Dolphin Trainer at National Aquarium Report

CaseyWooten 1 year ago

..Berna.....did you really just scroll through all the animals and decided to say something negative about THIS ONE IN PARTICULAR due to you jumping on the Blackfish bandwagon?

View more comments

#20

Hilarious Zookeepers Recreate Jurassic World Scene With Non-dinosaurs

Brevard Zoo Report

ChristopherClark 1 year ago

Girrafic World

View more comments