Animals

Male Sage Grouse (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Idaho Officials Approve Plan To Protect Sage Grouse Habitat

Idaho officials approved a plan Tuesday to protect habitat for greater sage grouse on state endowment lands as part of an effort to avoid a federal listing of the bird under the Endangered Species Act.

CBS Seattle–04/21/2015

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2 Seattle Elephants On 2,000-Mile Trip To Oklahoma City Zoo

Loaded in climate-controlled crates aboard a flatbed truck and accompanied by an entourage and special snacks, two aging female elephants have left a Seattle zoo on a 2,000-mile trip to their new home in Oklahoma City.

CBS Seattle–04/16/2015

Male Sage Grouse (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Western Governors Tout Sage Grouse Conservation Efforts

A group of Western-state governors has released a report on voluntary efforts in 11 states to conserve the habitat of sage grouse as part of an effort to avoid a federal listing of the bird under the federal Endangered Species Act.

CBS Seattle–04/02/2015

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Zigzig The Otter Moves To Seattle

A river otter born at the Oregon Zoo will be moving next week to the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2015

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A Guide To Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo

Enjoy your visit to Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo with this all-inclusive guide.

CBS Seattle–09/18/2013

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Nursing Degree Helps Career Nurse Chart Unusual Path

Registered Nurse Carol Soukup has enjoyed a long and varied career that eventually landed her in Seattle, Washington.

08/19/2013

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Bremerton Couple Surrenders 6 Dozen Cats, Kittens

A Bremerton couple is surrendering more than six dozen cats and kittens that have been living in squalid conditions inside a camping trailer.

03/09/2013

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Best Holiday Pet Events in Puget Sound

Don’t forget your furry family members this holiday season. Whether it’s bringing home a special pet, or having a picture with Santa, there are lots of fun activities for your four-legged friends this time of year!

11/19/2012

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Best Pumpkin U-Pick Places in Puget Sound

It’s time for fall leaves, apple cider, Halloween parties and pumpkins! Load up the kids, and head out to one of these local farms that have pumpkins, activities and lots of fall fun!

09/27/2012

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Best Petting Zoos in Puget Sound Region

If your kids want a short trip out of the city to see and enjoy a day at the farm, here are some of our favorite places for a family day of animals and exploring!

08/13/2012

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