Monthly Archives: April 2015 RSS FEED
MEET “KIPENZI!” Dallas Zoo’s new giraffe calf’s name wins by a neck

Baby’s name means “loved one” in Swahili; Donation challenge open through weekend to raise money for wildlife conservation in honor of viral star giraffe calf After seven days of voting that drew more than 50,000 votes, the world has spoken: Katie’s …

Dallas Zoo opens voting TOMORROW for Animal Planet viral star giraffe calf’s name

Starting tomorrow at 5 a.m., the millions of people worldwide who’ve fallen in love with the new Animal Planet viral giraffe calf at the Dallas Zoo will get to vote on the new baby’s name: Adia, Kanzi, or Kipenzi.

Dallas Zoo’s viral star giraffe calf doing great

The new giraffe calf that made his/her debut in front of millions of adoring fans on Animal Planet and Animal Planet L!VE is doing well this morning, enthralling viewers worldwide by testing out new legs, running through mom Katie’s legs and nursing frequently.

Dallas Zoo Staffer Finds 100-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur in Mansfield

In odd twist, discovery made as zoo planned Giants of the Jurassic exhibit WHAT: Dallas Zoo keeper Tim Brys and his son, 4, discovered dinosaur bones last September in Mansfield, Texas, on land being developed for a shopping center. In a …