Zoos, Feds Ask Court To Dismiss Elephant Importation LawsuitFederal wildlife officials and three U.S. zoos want a judge to drop a lawsuit against the recent importation of African elephants.
Dallas Zoo Monorail Up And Running After Make-OverThe monorail has undergone a $3 million overhaul and even has a new name, the "Wilds of Africa Adventure Safari Monorail."
Animal Rights Group Protest Elephants At Dallas ZooA group of protesters gathered outside the Dallas Zoo Sunday afternoon, voicing displeasure with the recent acquisition of elephants from Swaziland.
African Elephants Arrive At Dallas Zoo After Special FlightIn North Texas airline flights come and go, but just after midnight a specially designed 747 landed with some very unique cargo. There were 17 elephants aboard the plane. They were transported all the way from Swaziland to Alliance Airport in Fort Worth.
Hippos Returning To Dallas Zoo Next YearWhen it opens in 2017, the zoo's Simmons Hippo Outpost will be home for Nile hippopotamuses for the first time in 15 years.
Dallas Zoo Loses Oldest Resident, Bon Bon The ChimpanzeeBon Bon was born at the zoo back in 1958.
Animal-Rights Group Moves To Block Zoos' Elephant ImportLast month a group decried actions by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to allow young African elephants to be shipped to the Dallas Zoo and two other U.S. zoos. Now, another group has sued to stop those zoos.
Dallas Zoo Offering Free Admission For Canned Food & Pet Supply DonationsThe donations will go to people and pets affected by the Dec. 26 tornadoes.
Free Admission To Dallas Zoo This Weekend With DonationEach guest who brings two cans of food, or like-new pet supplies (dog/cat food, leashes, collars, blankets, beds, treats, toys), will receive free admission for that day.
Citizens Encouraged To Attend Dallas Southern Gateway Project MeetingThere is a bold new plan being proposed for one of the busiest highways in North Texas – Interstate-35E and US 67 in southern Dallas County. The Southern Gateway Project is pushing to develop “long-term transportation and operational improvements in the area.”
It's Party Time At The Dallas Zoo As Giraffe 'Kopano' Celebrates First BirthdayToday just isn't any Wednesday, today a 'baby' giraffe at the Dallas Zoo turns 1-year-old. The giraffe ceremoniously named Kopano is celebrating his first birthday.
Best DFW Neighborhoods To Trick-Or-Treat InThere are some very nice neighborhoods in the Dallas Fort Worth area, and they are good for trick or treating. We've rounded up the top neighborhoods to hit with your kiddies this year.