Monthly Archives: August 2015
How to Train a Mongoose 101

How in the world do you find out if a dwarf mongoose is pregnant? You weigh her! And that’s also a great way to monitor an animal’s overall health.

Dinosaur-hunting: A Famous Fossil Safari

In Mansfield, Texas, a small, seemingly unremarkable plot of land overlooks a new shopping center. Yet this spring, this was the epicenter of a remarkable tale: a rare, 96-million-year-old dinosaur discovery by Wylie Brys and his father, Dallas Zoo employee Tim Brys.

Dallas Zoo offers half-price summer special before dinos disappear

Giants of the Jurassic ends in just over a month, and the zoo is launching a half-price summer special so everyone can catch them before they go extinct.