From day one when parents beg their babies to make myriad animal noises, trips to the zoo are a given. Kids get to feed, touch and interact with animals they’d never see at home. Orange County’s best zoos and aquariums offer a little more: They’re educational, entertaining and accommodating of even the most squirrelly little ones.
Authorities were expected to announce a $25,000 reward Monday in the search for a driver behind a hit-and-run that left the victim with multiple injuries and an amputated leg.
Days before the start of the official summer season, city and state officials warned Southland residents to be aware of a potential rattlesnake population boom.
The program is called Apps for Apes. Hey! I don’t even have an iPad, and they’re giving them to the monkeys? Let’s see a monkey write a clever blog.
The zoo was closed when the early morning blaze destroyed the Panda Gift Shop located about 50 yards from the giant panda enclosure.
Beginning next month, registered sex offenders will no longer be allowed in some Orange County beaches, parks and harbors without prior approval from the county.
The San Diego Union-Tribune says female panda, Bai Yun, bit a keeper Sunday after wandering out of her habitat at the zoo’s giant panda research station.