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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

(Philadelphia Zoo. Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

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

(Philadelphia Zoo. Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

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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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

The Zoo's giraffe, Abigail, celebrates her third birthday on July 18, 2013. (credit: Philadelphia Zoo)

A Guide To The Philadelphia Zoo

You could easily spend a whole day at the Philadelphia Zoo, so plan your visit beforehand to squeeze in as much fun as possible.

09/17/2013

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Mouth Injury Apparent Culprit in Death of Philadelphia Zoo’s Gorilla

Citing necropsy results, zoo officials say it was an accute bacterial infection that killed Jabari, one of their iconic gorillas.

09/06/2013

(File photo.  Credit: Phila. Zoo)

Jabari, Gorilla At Philadelphia Zoo, Dies At 28

The Philadelphia Zoo has announced Jabari, a 28-year-old male western lowland gorilla, died Friday afternoon.

08/09/2013

(File photo of last year's 2nd Street Festival.  Photo by Michael Fisher, micoolfish.com)

What’s Cooking on 1060: 2nd Street Fest, Strawberry Fest, and Shore Dining

KYW’s Hadas Kuznits reports on two food-related festivals this weekend — one in Northern Liberties and one in the basement of the Comcast Center — plus a new dining spot at the Jersey shore.

08/01/2013

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Top Zoo And Aquarium Events In The Philadelphia Area

From educational and environmental activities to concerts and schooners, Philadelphia zoos and aquariums have it all. These are the top events in Philly this summer.

07/23/2013

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