With temperatures consistently above 90 degrees — the Detroit Zoo is treating its animals to novel enrichment programs aimed at keeping them cool nicknamed “Cold Play.”
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.
All aboard for the ultimate in family fun — an authentic train ride that provides a memorable experience for everyone.
A tri-county millage to help fund the Detroit Zoo and the DIA will now have all of its revenue earmarked for those two institutions.
The latest big thing at the Detroit Zoo is actually quite small. A female southern pudu – the smallest species of deer – was born May 20, 2013. The fawn is the fifth pudu born at the Zoo since the species was introduced in 2008.
The Genesee County deer that has grabbed international attention could soon be calling the Detroit Zoo its new home.
The Detroit Zoo celebrated the birth of a macaroni penguin chick on May 25 – and celebrated its rebirth the next day.
The city-owned Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and Detroit Zoo are among the institutions that could be affected.
Students at Royal Oak’s Shrine Catholic Grade School stepped their way to first place in Oakland County’s 10th Annual “Count Your Steps” Program.
Flowers aren’t the only things blooming at the Detroit Zoo. Daphne and Violet, female warthogs born in April, are now firmly planted in their African Grasslands habitat near the Africa Train Station.