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Walkabout At Philadelphia Zoo To Raise Awareness Of Little-Known Disease

Sjogren’s the second most prevalent autoimmune disorder in the U.S.

04/06/2014

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Top Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In Philadelphia

If you love animals, there are plenty of opportunities for you to get involved in Philadelphia.

03/30/2014

African American Museum exhibit (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

STAMP Pass Helps Youths Connect With Arts And Culture

The Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance is kicking off its latest effort to get teenagers excited about the city’s arts and culture scene.

03/15/2014

(Motuba, a western lowlands gorilla, ignores a "welcome" cake made for him by zoo personnel from monkey chow and vegetables.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Zoo Shows Off Its Newly Acquired Stud Gorilla

His name is Motuba. He’s 29 years old and weighs 432 pounds.

02/25/2014

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Philadelphia Schoolchildren Make Video Plea On Behalf Of Critically Endangered Species

The request is an entry in this year’s Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Unless Contest at the Philadelphia Zoo.

02/19/2014

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Hear Philly: Valentine’s Weekend Fun At The Philadelphia Zoo

What better way to spend Valentine’s Day weekend then with your significant other, family and over 1,000 animals?

02/14/2014

File Photo (credit:  John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Zoo Officials Already Have Summer Camps In Sight

Folks at the Zoo have already opened registration for their summer camp.

02/02/2014

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Phila. Zoo Joins In Next Week’s Celebration of ‘Penguin Awareness Day’

“I think a common misconception is that they all live in the snow and ice,” says Dr. Aliza Baltz, curator of birds at the Philadelphia Zoo.

01/16/2014

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Animals Outside At Philadelphia Zoo Cope With Frigid Temps

The Philadelphia Zoo is open this weekend — despite the region’s deep freeze — and there are a lot of hands on deck to ensure safety for the animals, staff and visitors.

01/04/2014

Dulary. (credit: The Philadelphia Zoo)

Former Philadelphia Zoo Elephant Passes Away At 50 In Tennessee

Though Dulary had experienced intermittent health issues, zoo workers say she had happily celebrated her 50th birthday this past May.

12/23/2013

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Top Tourist Attractions In Philadelphia Worth The Hype

Whether you are traveling alone, with a loved one or are bringing the entire family, this city has something you are sure to enjoy.

11/22/2013

(The Philadelphia Zoo's newest baby gibbon.  Photo provided by Phila. Zoo)

It’s a Baby Boom at the Philadelphia Zoo’s Primate Reserve

The Philadelphia Zoo is welcoming a handful of cute new babies.

11/21/2013

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Sustainable Holiday Gifts In Philadelphia

As you check off the names of everyone on your holiday shopping list this season, keep your carbon footprint to a minimum with these sustainable gift ideas.

11/11/2013

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Second Annual ‘Run For The Stripes’ 5k Takes Place At Philadelphia Zoo

Families can have fun and raise money to battle certain cancers at the Philadelphia Zoo next Saturday.

11/02/2013

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Top Spots In Philadelphia To Watch The Sunset

Whether you prefer to float, dine, sail or just sit and dream your way into the sunset, Philadelphia doesn’t disappoint.

10/25/2013

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