Detroit Zoo

The new arrival of a giraffe calf together with mom. (Credit/Detroit Zoo)

Detroit Zoo Welcomes Giraffe Calf Born Strong And Healthy

The calf was born outdoors in the giraffe habitat and took its first steps about an hour after its birth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

Kivuli and her calf (Photo courtesy: Jennie Miller/Detroit Zoo)

Giraffe Born At Detroit Zoo Is Healthy, Ready For Debut

The calf, whose gender will be determined pending its first veterinary examination, is estimated to weigh about 150 pounds and stand more than 5 feet tall.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2014

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‘Step Out’ To Fight Diabetes, Saturday At The Detroit Zoo

A well-known Detroit radio voice is speaking out about his struggle with the chronic illness.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2014

Ron Kagan, who runs the Detroit Zoo, shown talking  with Michigan Matters host Carol Cain about things at the popular tourist destination. Michigan Matters airs at 11:30 am sunday on CBS 62. (credit: CBS 62)

It’s Dog Day Afternoon On Michigan Matters As The Detroit Zoo Goes To The Birds

The Detroit Zoo is going to the birds — more specially penguins — as Ron Kagan talked about a new penguin exhibit they are building that will opened by 2015.

08/14/2014

The Detroit Zoo (FILE)

Detroit Zoo Closed Tuesday For Cleanup After Record-Breaking Rainfall

All animals are secure and there are no concerns with animal welfare at this time, officials said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2014

The Detroit Zoo (FILE)

‘Walk Like MADD’ Goes To Where The Wild Things Are For Aug. 2 Event

This year the event will take place at the Detroit Zoo on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2014

A black and white lemur - April 11, 2014. (Photo/JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images) FILE

Exotic Animal Spotted Roaming Is Euthanized

The white-nosed coati was euthanized last week at the direction of the Macomb County Health Department to test for rabies …

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

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Best Summer Vacation Activities Around Detroit

Those lazy days of summer are at hand but that doesn’t mean there aren’t things to do with your time. All across the Detroit area, there are concerts, festivals and venues that are calling for visitors.

07/12/2014

Polar Bear Exhibit at the Detroit Zoo. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Detroit Zoo Leaders To Assess Animal Care, Provide Training In China

Detroit Zoo officials plan to travel to China to assess animal welfare practices and conduct training workshops at three of the country’s major zoos.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/27/2014

One of the Detroit Zoo's new otter pups explores his new home. (Credit: Jennie Miller/Detroit Zoo)

New Otter Pups Make Debut At Detroit Zoo [PHOTOS]

The Detroit Zoo is showing off some of its newest arrivals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2014

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