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Zoo's mom-to-be draws a stampede, Many opening-weekend visitors behold Felix, an elephant expected to give birth any day
Signs that an elephant is about to go into labor: loss of appetite, difficulty sleeping, and a pattern of "lying down, standing up, and lying down," says Colleen Baird of the Maryland Zoo, which is expecting its first elephan...
2008-03-03   Baltimore, United States Category: birth

The animals are mistreated. The executive director is getting rich. Privatization has failed the San Francisco Zoo.
IN EARLY 1997, the San Francisco Zoo had a serious public-relations problem. The zoo wanted San Francisco voters to approve a $48 million bond measure to overhaul the facilities. But the Asian elephant exhibit was making the ...
2008-01-09   San Francisco, United States Category: zoo

When you leave, one fan wrote, you are taking our hearts with you. Preparing for an elephantine goodbye at Philadelphia Zoo
The Philadelphia Zoo has begun a send-off celebration for some of its best-loved stars as it prepares to close the elephant exhibit this spring and send Petal, Dulary, Bette and Kallie to new homes, leaving the Philadelphia Z...
2007-03-05   Philadelphia, United States Category: relocation

Story of 40-year-old L.A. Zoo is wild one
Forty years ago, four elephants lumbered trunk to tail from the dilapidated Griffith Park Zoo to their home at the new Los Angeles Zoo. Their milelong trek, taken by 2,200 other animals in every type of truck, ended decades o...
2006-11-11   Los Angeles, United States Category: zoo

Mayor's zoo study could have elephants packing their trunks - Elephant quarters draw tsk
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has called for an independent review of elephant quarters at the Los Angeles Zoo, a move that could determine whether to send the pachyderms packing to a wildlife sanctuary. The study puts on hold n...
2005-08-20   Los Angeles, United States Category: welfare

Judge Says Don't Make A Move on Ruby! Lawsuit Dismissed, But Judge Keeps His Sights on Ruby the Elephant
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) Hollywood Office commends L.A. Superior Court Judge George H. Wu for pledging yesterday to reopen the Ruby the elephant lawsuit should the Los Angeles Zoo attempt to move the bel...
2005-01-06   LOS ANGELES, United States Category: zoo

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