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Los Angeles Zoo kangaroos. (credit: Jamie Pham)

Visitors Invited To Name LA Zoo’s New Baby Kangaroo

Los Angeles zoo officials want some help in naming its new baby kangaroo.

03/25/2015

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Rare Sumatran Tiger To Make Public Debut At Los Angeles Zoo

A rare Sumatran tiger will make his debut Friday as the newest resident of the Los Angeles Zoo.

02/05/2015

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Best Family-Fun Activities At Griffith Park

Griffith Park is Los Angeles’ grand recreational center with more than 4,000 acres of family attractions.

CBS Los Angeles–01/16/2015

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Take The Whole Family For A Festive Holiday Outing To See The LA Zoo Lights

Kait Hilliard, Vice President, Marketing and Communications, for the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to talk about the return of L.A. Zoo Lights.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/03/2014

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Man Sues Nintendo Over Donkey Kong Costume Outing

A man who says he suffered a serious heart condition after wearing a Donkey Kong ape costume at the Los Angeles Zoo has sued Nintendo.

12/02/2014

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Best Places For Winter Outdoor Adventures In And Around Los Angeles

Plenty of the typical fun activities associated with this season can be enjoyed right here. Following are five adventures to consider when you want to get out while getting in on winter action.

11/29/2014

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Griffith Park Sees New Twist On Holiday Light Show

Five years after the city shut down the Griffith Park drive-thru light show for construction a new holiday light experience is bringing crowds to the park.

11/28/2014

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Bighorn Sheep Dies After Escaping LA Zoo

A bighorn sheep died after breaking free from the Los Angeles Zoo.

11/22/2014

Baby hippo in the water. (credit: Tad Motoyama/LA Zoo)

Baby Hippopotamus Born At LA Zoo On Halloween

The Los Angeles Zoo received a treat on Halloween, the first it has had in 26 years – the birth of a hippopotamus calf.

11/03/2014

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Best 2014 Halloween Parties For Adults In Los Angeles

Halloween isn’t just for kids; and these events will give you some adults-only options for celebrating this All Hallows’ Eve.

10/24/2014

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Best 2014 Halloween Events For Kids In Los Angeles

Here are five thrilling and, yes, chilling things to do around the time of All Hallows’ Eve for which the whole family can and definitely will enjoy.

10/03/2014

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

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Spend Time With Family At The LA Zoo This Summer

Melissa Grossenbacher and animal friends from the Los Angeles Zoo joined us Tuesday afternoon on KCAL9 to talk about Family Jam, and other fun events happening this summer.

CBS Los Angeles–07/08/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit Los Angeles For Spring Break

Whether it is a tourist-in-your-own-city vacation or you are hob-knobbing from another town, there are plenty of sights to see and places not to miss here in sunny L.A.

03/08/2014

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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

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