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RADIO.COM Staff
July 20, 2020 - 1:39 pm
A video obtained by TMZ shows a woman jumping into the alligator pit at Safari North Wildlife Park in Brainerd, Minn., after dropping her wallet into the enclosure.
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CBS News
July 06, 2020 - 7:08 am
A 55-year-old keeper at Zurich's zoo was killed by one of the park's Siberian tigers, officials in the Swiss city said. Horrified visitors raised the alarm after seeing the tiger attack the female keeper inside the big cat enclosure shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday, prompting staff members to rush to...
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 25, 2020 - 8:58 am
Detroit Zoological Society animal care staff hand-reared a male chimpanzee born in early January before they successfully transitioned his care to an adoptive chimpanzee mom.
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Miami Zoo
Ron Magill
Rebekah Sager
January 17, 2020 - 9:57 am
A koala born at Zoo Miami last year has finally emerged from its mother's pouch. Called "Hope" in honor of the half a billion animals who've perished in the devastating bushfires across Australia. For the third time in the zoo’s history and the first time in over 28 years, a surviving koala has...
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This photo released by Saint-Martin-la-Plaine zoo shows the red panda that broke out of a zoo in the Rhone region of southeastern France, Friday, Nov. 15, 2019.
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AP News
November 21, 2019 - 10:04 am
PARIS (AP) — A search is on for a red panda that broke out of a zoo in the Rhone region of southeastern France. Officials at the Saint-Martin-la-Plaine Zoo said the endangered animal was last seen 5 kilometers (3 miles) from the park by a surprised motorist. The park said the panda escaped last...
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September 27, 2019 - 12:27 pm
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Little Mac, a 48-year-old Asian elephant that was a fixture at the Santa Barbara Zoo for nearly all her life, was euthanized this week after a sharp decline in health, officials said. The zoo said Little Mac was euthanized around 7 p.m. Wednesday in her exhibit yard,...
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Tarrah Gibbons
September 23, 2019 - 12:48 pm
When it comes to gender reveals, soon-to-be parents will often opt for a creative announcement. In this case, a couple traveled to a zoo to break the news - and is getting some mixed reviews. A Texas couple is now facing heat after using a hippo for their future child’s gender. Jonathan and...
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Ameera Butt
August 02, 2019 - 8:58 am
A lioness named Zuri at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans had a close encounter with a little boy and a toddler. Or maybe the boy and toddler had a close encounter with the lioness? Either way, the video shows a boy sitting in front of a glass partition while Zuri sneaks up behind him and swats...
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June 25, 2019 - 8:56 am
( KNX ) - The video on social media shows zoo employees practicing a drill to capture an escaped lion at Tobe Zoological Park of Ehime Prefecture in Japan on June 22. The video went viral -- except the lion is really a human employee dressed up as a lion. The "lion" walks around and tries to evade...
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