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Operation Kindness Animal Rescue

Volunteer Opportunities For DFW Animal Lovers

For anyone with a passion for animals, volunteering your time at one of these facilities is an ideal way to make a difference in the lives of the animals and in your own life.

03/21/2014

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Dallas SWAT Standoff Ends; Assault Suspect Not Found

Dallas Police confirm that a person has barricaded himself in an apartment complex in the 300 block of Ewing near the Dallas Zoo.

02/14/2014

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Dallas Zoo Welcomes Baby Chimpanzee

There is a new addition to the Dallas Zoo. It was announced on Friday that a baby chimpanzee was born almost three weeks ago. The little one appears to be healthy.

02/14/2014

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Dallas Zoo Cheetah Cub Dies Of Pneumonia

A six-month-old cheetah cub has died at the Dallas Zoo. Zoo officials have confirmed that the cub named Kamau (ka-MOWH) died from a severe respiratory illness Tuesday evening.

CBSDFW.COM–01/07/2014

Mochila the giant anteater. (credit: Dallas Zoo)

Dallas Zoo Welcomes A New Giant Anteater

A new animal is on display at the Dallas Zoo. Weighing nearly 100 pounds, sporting a very fluffy tail and ready to capture dinner with a tongue that is about two feet long, the zoo now has a giant anteater.

CBSDFW.COM–12/20/2013

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No State Or Federal Investigation Into Lioness Death

CBS 11 News has learned new details about the investigation into the death of a lioness at the Dallas Zoo. As it stands, no state or federal agency is expected to investigate the incident.

CBSDFW.COM–11/18/2013

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Dallas Zoo Investigating Deadly Lion Attack

An investigation is just beginning into a deadly animal attack at the Dallas Zoo. Two male lions killed a 5-year-old lioness in the zoo’s Giants of the Savannah exhibit.

11/18/2013

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Dallas Zoo Shows Off Baby Cheetahs

There are some new babies at the Dallas Zoo. Two cheetah cubs made their television debut on CBS 11 News, along with animal expert Chris Johnson.

10/22/2013

Patrick the gorilla (Credit: Dallas Zoo)

Dallas Zoo Gets Breakdancing Primate

There are two new gorillas at the Dallas Zoo, including a breakdancing primate whose YouTube videos have gone viral.

KRLD–09/26/2013

Silk strands in the air (Credit: Emily Trube/KRLD)

Silk Strands And Spiders Floating Across Metroplex

People across the metroplex have reported seeing a white substance floating through the air this morning. Relax — it’s just spiders.

09/25/2013

Patrick the gorilla (Credit: Dallas Zoo)

Anti-Social Gorilla Patrick To Leave Dallas Zoo

A 430-pound anti-social gorilla who’s spent 18 years at the Dallas Zoo will be moved to a South Carolina facility for a more solitary existence.

09/23/2013

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A Guide To DFW Zoos

Planning a trip to the zoo but don’t know where to begin? Here is a guide to help you get the most out of your family’s trip to either the Dallas Zoo or Fort Worth Zoo.

09/20/2013

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