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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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Lawsuit Challenges Ownership Of Seattle Elephants

The zoo said last month it’s planning to send its two Asian elephants, Bamboo and Chai, to Oklahoma City. Activists wanted them to go to a wildlife sanctuary

CBS Seattle–03/10/2015

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Woodland Park Zoo Sending Elephants To Oklahoma City

The Woodland Park Zoo announced Friday that it will send its two endangered Asian elephants, Bamboo and Chai, to the Oklahoma City Zoo so they can be part of a larger social herd

02/27/2015

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Protesters Storm Seattle Zoo Over Closure Of Elephant Exhibit

Protesters in Seattle attempted to push their way into Wooldland Park Zoo’s first board meeting since the zoo decided to shut down its elephant exhibit.

12/03/2014

A child views the dinosaur exhibit at the Pacific Science Center. (Credit, Karen Ulvestad)

Best Places To Go With Your Family For The Weekend In Seattle

Seattle is a great place to spend the weekend with the family. It is filled with opportunities to explore historic Seattle, enjoy a fabulous lunch or dinner and learn new information through play.

10/25/2014

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Elephant At Woodland Park Zoo Died Because It Couldn’t Stand

A 45-year-old elephant with arthritic legs died at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo because it went down and couldn’t get up.

10/07/2014

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Best Venues For A Fall Wedding In Seattle

If you’re planning a fall wedding in or near Seattle, then be sure to read all about some of the Pacific Northwest’s best wedding venues.

09/02/2014

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Elephant Dies At Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo

Watoto, a 45-year-old African elephant known to generations of visitors at Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo, died unexpectedly Friday, zoo officials said.

08/24/2014

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Best Petting Zoos In The Seattle Area

With Washington State’s storied history of farms and agriculture, it’s no wonder that the Seattle area has some of the best petting zoos around. From Woodland Park Zoo’s petting zoo to Issaquah’s Fox Hollow Farm, there’s a petting zoo for every animal lover.

08/01/2014

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Best Bad Weather Activities For Kids In Seattle

The activities on this list can be enjoyed by kids during the rainy season, and hopefully offer something for adults to enjoy as well.

CBS Seattle–12/13/2013

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