Wildlife

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DSC To Honor International Council For Game & Wildlife Conservation

An international assembly of conservationists representing 86 countries has been selected to receive highest award given by Dallas Safari Club.

07/28/2015

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Concerns After Bear Cub Found Roaming Texas Neighborhood

It’s something you’d be prepared to see in Yellowstone Park or maybe Jellystone Park! But it was a neighborhood in Corinth where residents came across a very merry baby bear.

CBSDFW.COM–06/11/2015

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America’s Top 5 Must-Visit Aquariums

Want to explore the ocean’s depths while staying on dry land? Naturalist, adventurer and author Sy Montgomery recommends these five must-visit U.S. aquariums.

05/12/2015

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Tornado Cleanup Continues At Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

On Tuesday, tourists hit the trails at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center. After storms on Monday, they watched in awe as Grevy’s Zebra walked right up to their cars.

CBS 11–04/28/2015

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North Texas Wildlife Hospital & Rehab Center In Danger Of Closing

It saves thousands of lives a year, as the only hospital and rehabilitation center of its kind in North Texas, but is in danger of shutting down.

CBSDFW.COM–03/20/2015

Nutmeg (Photo by Emily Trube, KRLD)

Trube Stories: ‘Squirrel Man’ Of Oak Cliff

What do you do when you find an injured wild animal in your yard? One man in Oak Cliff is a trained and licensed caretakers for wild animals of all kinds — including squirrels.

01/28/2015

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Dallas Safari Club Opens 2015 Convention With Little Controversy

It was the Fall of 2013 when the Dallas Safari Club attracted worldwide attention for putting together an auction for the chance to hunt a black rhino in Africa. The Club opened its 2015 convention Thursday, absent of that kind of controversy.

CBS 11–01/15/2015

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Adventure With A Purpose: Hog Hunting With Veterans Xtreme Adventures

Each week, we take you on a trek into the great Texas backcountry, often within just a short truck ride from the Metroplex.

09/30/2014

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Rare Paddlefish Being Stocked At East Texas Lake

About 2,000 more paddlefish will be released into an East Texas lake after apparent success with initial restocking of the rare creatures.

09/23/2014

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Webcams Offer Unflinching Look At Nature

Wildlife webcam operators around the world are grappling with a problem. Viewers do not want to see any harm come to the critters that they have grown to love.

06/26/2014

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Mansfield Opens ‘Unique’ 80-Acre Park

The city of Mansfield opened a new, 80-acre park on Saturday along the northern edge of Walnut Creek.

01/25/2014

Lucca, 13, was a female tiger who died from canine distemper at In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center. (credit: In-Sync Exotics)

Virus Outbreak That Killed 7 North Texas Big Cats Appears Over

A spokeswoman for a North Texas animal sanctuary where seven big cats have died of a virus says the worst of the outbreak appears to be over even though some cats still show symptoms.

12/09/2013

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