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FOX 31 Denver
Zookeepers teach otters to respond to shapes and colorsDENVER — Asian otters are getting a special kind of training at the Denver Zoo.
Zookeepers teach otters to respond to shapes and colors
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER — Asian otters are getting a special kind of training at the Denver Zoo. Zookeepers are now using “shape training” with the family of Asian small-clawed otters. In the video, you can see a trainer hold a colored shape against the glass and... Read more
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CBS Denver
Orangutan Comes To Denver Zoo From GermanyDENVER (CBS4) – Visitors to the Denver Zoo this week can see a new orangutan in
Orangutan Comes To Denver Zoo From Germany
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER (CBS4) – Visitors to the Denver Zoo this week can see a new orangutan in the primate exhibit. Eirina, an 8-year-old female Sumatran orangutan, was brought over from Zoo Dortmund in Germany. The Denver Zoo says she is currently checking out... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver Zoo welcomes new Sumatran orangutan from GermanyDENVER — A new Sumatran orangutan has arrived at the Denver Zoo, officials said
Denver Zoo welcomes new Sumatran orangutan from Germany
FOX 31 Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER — A new Sumatran orangutan has arrived at the Denver Zoo, officials said Thursday. Eirina (pronounced aya-REE-nah) is an 8-year-old female and came to Denver from Zoo Dortmund in Germany last week. She has been placed in the Great Apes... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Denver Zoo's new orangutan Eirina has already met new mate BernasDENVER -- The Denver Zoo's newest resident is an 8-year-old, female Sumatran or
Denver Zoo's new orangutan Eirina has already met new mate Bernas
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER -- The Denver Zoo's newest resident is an 8-year-old, female Sumatran orangutan. Eirina arrived last week from Germany’s Zoo Dortmund. Zookeepers hope she will breed with 14-year-old Bernas, better know as “Junie.” "The two were introduced... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Exhibit turns trash into treasured art at Denver ZooDENVER -- One of the more unique art exhibits to ever enter the State of Colora
Exhibit turns trash into treasured art at Denver Zoo
KWGN Denver / Posted 3 days ago
DENVER -- One of the more unique art exhibits to ever enter the State of Colorado is currently on display at the Denver Zoo. It's called the 'Washed Ashore' project and it features 15 aquatic animals made of sea debris. The idea came from an artist... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Denver7 list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend, September 23-25, 2016Pearl Street Saturday afternoon for a quaint, yet authentic atmosphere. The Was
Denver7 list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this weekend, September 23-25, 2016
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Pearl Street Saturday afternoon for a quaint, yet authentic atmosphere. The Washed Ashore exhibit opens this weekend at the Denver Zoo. And it’s the last weekend to check out the Butterflies at Chatfield Farms. If you have a future event that you... Read more
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CBS Denver
'Trashy' Octopus Takes Up Residence At Union StationDENVER (CBS4)– The old saying is true at the Denver Zoo— one man’s trash is ano
'Trashy' Octopus Takes Up Residence At Union Station
CBS Denver / Posted 7 days ago
DENVER (CBS4)– The old saying is true at the Denver Zoo— one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Now an octopus from the exhibit is on display at Union Station. The 850-pound sculpture named “Octavia” is made entirely from trash. It was hauled in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston Zoo announces new addition to gorilla exhibiton Friday that it has a new resident. Angel, a 29-year-old western lowland gor
Houston Zoo announces new addition to gorilla exhibit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
on Friday that it has a new resident. Angel, a 29-year-old western lowland gorilla, recently arrived in Houston from the Denver Zoo. The new addition is currently getting used to her new indoor digs at The Robert & Janice McNair Foundation Great... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Female gorilla joins family troop at Houston Zoofemale gorilla has joined the zoo's family troop. The zoo introduced Angel, a
Female gorilla joins family troop at Houston Zoo
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 14 days ago
female gorilla has joined the zoo's family troop. The zoo introduced Angel, a 29-year-old western lowland gorilla from the Denver Zoo. She will live in an exhibit with the rest of the female gorillas. PHOTOS: Female gorilla joins family troop at... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Houston Zoo announces new addition to gorilla exhibitthat it has a new resident at the zoo. Angel, a 29-year-old western lowland go
Houston Zoo announces new addition to gorilla exhibit
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
that it has a new resident at the zoo. Angel, a 29-year-old western lowland gorilla, recently arrived in Houston from the Denver Zoo. The new addition is currently getting used to her new digs at The Robert & Janice McNair Foundation Great Ape... Read more
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11 News Houston
Gorilla, Angel, to join family troop Houston ZooHOUSTON – The Houston Zoo recently welcomed 29-year-old female, western lowland
Gorilla, Angel, to join family troop Houston Zoo
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
HOUSTON – The Houston Zoo recently welcomed 29-year-old female, western lowland gorilla, Angel, from the Denver Zoo. This move was at the recommendation of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ (AZA) Species Survival Plan (SSP) gorilla... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Sunday Profile: Dave Taylor’s long path to helpinghe said. “You’re truly immersed in nature.” The Climb for Conservation trip wo
Sunday Profile: Dave Taylor’s long path to helping
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 25 days ago
he said. “You’re truly immersed in nature.” The Climb for Conservation trip would be a joint venture with a group from the Denver Zoo for a total of 14 climbers, 10 of whom summited. The cause, which ended up receiving $10,000, was the Mkomazi... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Denver Zoo’s Dolly the elephant passes awayDENVER – Dolly, the Denver Zoo’s beloved elephant passed away on Saturday, the
Denver Zoo’s Dolly the elephant passes away
KWGN Denver / Posted 27 days ago
DENVER – Dolly, the Denver Zoo’s beloved elephant passed away on Saturday, the zoo announced. She was believed to be at least 52 years old. The zoo said she will be remembered as one of the “sweetest and most trusting” animals that was always “young... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Denver Zoo mourns death of 'sweet' elephant DollyDENVER -- Denver Zoo officials are mourning the death of Dolly, an Asian elepha
Denver Zoo mourns death of 'sweet' elephant Dolly
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 27 days ago
DENVER -- Denver Zoo officials are mourning the death of Dolly, an Asian elephant who was recently put under hospice care due to declining health. She was euthanized Friday. "Unfortunately, we knew she was not going to recover, and the humane... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver Zoo’s Dolly the elephant passes awayDENVER – Dolly, the Denver Zoo’s beloved elephant passed away on Saturday, the
Denver Zoo’s Dolly the elephant passes away
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 27 days ago
DENVER – Dolly, the Denver Zoo’s beloved elephant passed away on Saturday, the zoo announced. She was believed to be at least 52 years old. The zoo said she will be remembered as one of the “sweetest and most trusting” animals that was always “young... Read more
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CBS Denver
Dolly The Elephant Euthanized At Denver ZooDENVER (AP) – Denver Zoo officials say Dolly the elephant has died. The elepha
Dolly The Elephant Euthanized At Denver Zoo
CBS Denver / Posted 27 days ago
DENVER (AP) – Denver Zoo officials say Dolly the elephant has died. The elephant was in declining health because of her age. Zoo officials said Saturday she was at least 50 years old. Dolly was born in southeast Asia and was transferred to the... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dolly the elephant euthanized at Denver ZooDenver Zoo officials say Dolly the elephant has died. The elephant was in decl
Dolly the elephant euthanized at Denver Zoo
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 27 days ago
Denver Zoo officials say Dolly the elephant has died. The elephant was in declining health because of her age. Zoo officials said Saturday she was at least 50 years old. Dolly was born in southeast Asia and was transferred to the Denver Zoo in... Read more
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KWGN Denver
2 baby marmosets born at the Denver ZooDENVER — You’ll have to look closely, but you can see two new babies at the Den
2 baby marmosets born at the Denver Zoo
KWGN Denver / Posted a month ago
DENVER — You’ll have to look closely, but you can see two new babies at the Denver Zoo! Two white-fronted marmosets were born at the zoo on Saturday, Aug. 20. They were born to parents Groot and Nakata, and join a brother, Rocket, zoo officials... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
2 baby marmosets born at the Denver ZooDENVER — You’ll have to look closely, but you can see two new babies at the Den
2 baby marmosets born at the Denver Zoo
FOX 31 Denver / Posted a month ago
DENVER — You’ll have to look closely, but you can see two new babies at the Denver Zoo! Two white-fronted marmosets were born at the zoo on Saturday, Aug. 20. They were born to parents Groot and Nakata, and join a brother, Rocket, zoo officials... Read more
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CBS Denver
Washed Ashore Makes Maiden Voyage To Denver ZooDENVER (CBS) – A new traveling exhibit, “Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea,” i
Washed Ashore Makes Maiden Voyage To Denver Zoo
CBS Denver / Posted 1 months ago
DENVER (CBS) – A new traveling exhibit, “Washed Ashore: Art to Save the Sea,” is coming to the Denver Zoo. The exhibition features 15 sculptures of sea life made from debris collected from beaches. In a statement, Denver Zoo spokesman Sean... Read more
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KWGN Denver
Red tail hawk from Denver Zoo goes on the road to educateDENVER -- The Denver Zoo has an impressive education program and some of its an
Red tail hawk from Denver Zoo goes on the road to educate
KWGN Denver / Posted 1 months ago
DENVER -- The Denver Zoo has an impressive education program and some of its animals go on the road to participate. Alex the red tail hawk visited Channel 2 News Thursday. James Garcia with the Denver Zoo told us all about Alex, and the zoo's... Read more

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