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Get Into The Holiday ‘Spirits’ At The Detroit Zoo

The 21-and-older event will take place on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, 6 to 10 p.m.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2014

A female grey seal pup that was rescued from New Jersey has found a permanent home at The Detroit Zoo. (credit: Jennie Miller/The Detroit Zoo)

New Jersey’s Super Friendly Seal Bound For Detroit Zoo

Rescue groups kept shooing it back into the water, but it just kept coming back…

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2014

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Detroit Zoo Flips The Switch On ‘Wild Lights’ Nov. 22

The Detroit Zoo is ready to light up the holidays!

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/08/2014

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Best 2014 Veterans Day Events In Detroit

Check this list for the best 2014 Veterans Day events in Detroit.


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Tickets Now On Sale For Detroit Zoo’s Wild Lights Holiday Display

Experience the magic of the Detroit Zoo this winter like never before as you take in the sights and enjoy holiday entertainment during the festive Wild Lights display.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

Turtles couple on a stone

Detroit Zoo Takes In Turtles That Were Smuggled Over U.S.-Canadian Border

“The conditions of the turtles vary. It isn’t surprising that some are not doing well given the way they were being smuggled,” DZS chief life sciences officer Scott Carter said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

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.