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A video released by LA Zoo officials showed a handler using a tonglike tool to remove the snake from a narrow wooden box that resembles the one the snake was put in when it was captured. (Photo courtesy LA Zoo)

Cobra On The Way To New Home At The San Diego Zoo

A deadly cobra that mysteriously appeared in a Thousand Oaks neighborhood this week is now residing at the Los Angeles Zoo.

09/05/2014

Experts say the Southern Pacific rattlesnake (pictured) is one of eight types of rattlesnakes that call Southern California home. (Photo credit: Ian Recchio)

Weather, ‘Bumper Crop’ Could Fuel Dangerous Rattlesnake Season

Angelenos were being warned Tuesday of a potentially dangerous rattlesnake infestation across the Southland.

05/13/2014

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Best Unique Wedding Venues in LA

Whether you’re looking to lean out of the box or kick convention to the curb altogether, LA offers plenty of options for tying the knot in your own unique style.

CBS Los Angeles–05/06/2014

(credit: Tad Motoyama/LA Zoo)

L.A. Zoo Welcomes New King, Queen Of The Jungle

Hubert and Kalisa, both 15-year-old African lions, made their public debut Friday morning in Griffith Park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2014

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Best of LA: Week of March 10

Spring has nearly sprung, and there are a myriad of events happening in March to get you outside the house.

03/05/2014

(credit: Tad Motoyama/LA Zoo)

21 California Condors Treated For Lead Toxicity At LA Zoo

A record 21 California condors had to be brought in to the Los Angeles Zoo this month to be treated for lead toxicity, zoo officials said Tuesday.

10/29/2013

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A Los Angeles Guide To The Zoo

Going to the zoo in Los Angeles is a popular way for people to bond with each other without words while in the presence of animals.

CBS Los Angeles–09/20/2013

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LA Zoo To Hold 18-And-Up Roaring Nights Nighttime Series!

Melissa Grossenbacher, Associate Director of Special Events of the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association, Jon Guenther, lead zookeeper at the LA Zoo and Jeromy Chenault, a zookeeper at the LA Zoo stopped by KCAL9 to tell viewers about the new 18-and-up Roaring Nights nighttime series!

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/08/2013

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‘NCIS’ Star Pauley Perrette Discusses LA Zoo’s 43rd Annual Beastly Ball Fundraiser!

“NCIS” Actress Pauley Perrette stopped by KCAL9 Friday to discuss the Tom Mankiewicz Leadership Award, which she will receive at the 43rd Annual Beastly Ball Fundraiser this weekend!

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/14/2013

A girl and a gorilla look at each other at the Los Angeles Zoo in Los Angeles, California August 12, 2011.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Non-Profit To Spend $2 Million To Market LA Zoo

A non-profit affiliated with the city-owned Los Angeles Zoo announced Monday that it will spend $2 million in order to market the zoo’s programs, exhibits, and wildlife conservation efforts.

05/06/2013

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What You’re Doing This Week: October 29

While the East Coast hunkers down in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, count your lucky stars and enjoy our great SoCal weather and Halloween. Finally.

CBS Los Angeles–10/29/2012

Visitors arrive at the main entrance to the Los Angeles Zoo in Los Angeles. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Fundraising Group Withdraws Bid To Manage LA Zoo

The Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association dropped its bid Thursday to manage the Los Angeles Zoo and Botanical Gardens, which may lead to layoffs and higher admission fees.

09/27/2012

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After Baby Chimpanzee’s Killing At L.A. Zoo, Adult Males Will Be Kept Away From Newborns

Adult male chimpanzees will now be kept away from newborns at the Los Angeles Zoo, a new policy adopted in the wake of the killing of a baby in June.

08/15/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: August 6th

Get ready to groove to the music while hanging ten on the Pacific Ocean waves. This week has events that will have children celebrating reading, learning the best NFL skills and hanging out with the […]

CBS Los Angeles–08/07/2012

Juliette West began advocating for animals at age 9 and has since sought to raise awareness of the abuse and cruelty suffered by elephants around the world.(courtesy JulietteSpeaks.org)

Harvard-Westlake Teen’s Efforts Behind ‘Elephant Awareness Day’

A Pacific Palisades teenager is trying to herd the world toward better awareness of elephant abuse.

08/03/2012

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