Detroit Zoo

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Best Places To Host A Wedding In Detroit

Detroit has unique venues with a variety of features that will create an idyllic reception for bride and groom alike.

10/03/2013

Otters enjoy ice treats filled with smelt and carrots at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak on July 17, 2013. A heat wave has triggered a summertime ritual for the zoo animals aimed at keeping them cool and stimulated during the dog days of summer. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

A Guide To The Detroit Zoo

Here’s a guide to help visitors navigate one of the most popular zoos in the nation, hopeful to run into to some lions, tigers and bears along the way.

09/20/2013

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Rescued, Visually Impaired Seal Finds Home At Detroit Zoo

A female grey seal pup from the Marine Animal Rehabilitation Center at the University of New England has arrived at her new, permanent home at the Detroit Zoo’s Arctic Ring of Life.

09/11/2013

Looking To Adopt A New Pet? Head To The Detroit Zoo Sept. 20-21

Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for immediate adoption during “Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo” weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2013

Zuhura can be seen clinging to Chiana as she carries her around the Great Apes of Harambee. (Credit: Tom Roy/The Detroit Zoo)

New Baby At Detroit Zoo Gives Visitors Reason To OOH-OOH And AHH-AHH

Zuhura can be seen clinging to her mother around the Detroit Zoo’s Great Apes of Harambee exhibit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2013

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Tri-County Seniors Invited To Free Day At Detroit Zoo On Sept. 4

Senior citizens living in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a day at the Detroit Zoo on Senior Day, Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2013

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

Detroit Zoo Extends Hours For Labor Day Weekend

The Detroit Zoo is giving kids and parents more time to go “wild” before the school bell rings by extending its hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2013

Maple flavored ice treats, restaurant-grade smelt and sprinklers are on the agenda at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak on July 17, 2013. A heat wave has triggered a summertime ritual for the zoo animals aimed at keeping them cool and stimulated during the dog days of summer. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

One Million Mark Reached For Detroit Zoo Turnout

The Detroit Zoo saw numbers galore with their visitor turnout for the month of August.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2013

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Detroit Zoo To Stop Selling Bottled Water

The Detroit Zoo has launched a three-year program to phase out the sale of bottled water at the park.

08/08/2013

Otters enjoy ice treats filled with smelt and carrots at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak on July 17, 2013. A heat wave has triggered a summertime ritual for the zoo animals aimed at keeping them cool and stimulated during the dog days of summer. (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Detroit Zoo Animals Beat The Heat With ‘Cold Play’

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.”

CBS 62–07/17/2013

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