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Julius, Maryland Zoo’s Newborn Giraffe, Passes Away

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 17, 2017 9:06am

Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

After a monthlong fight, staff at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore bid goodbye to Julius this weekend.

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IV Procedure Postponed for Julius the Giraffe, Now that He’s Feeding from a Pan

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 13, 2017 11:26am

Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Month-old giraffe calf Julius is still in critical condition, but at least he’s eating again. That development was enough to convince zoo staff to put off a planned “major procedure” for the giraffe that was set to take place yesterday.

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Julius the Baby Giraffe, Struggling with His Health, Undergoing ‘Major Procedure’

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jul 12, 2017 5:01pm

Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

The updates keep on coming for Julius, but this one is serious.

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The Maryland Zoo’s Baby Giraffe Got Another Plasma Transfusion, Now Back in Intensive Care

0 Written by: | Monday, Jul 10, 2017 10:59am

Photo courtesy of Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore’s youngest giraffe is back in intensive medical care after an alarming change in his blood work.

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Zoo’s Newborn Giraffe Gets a Name, Starting to See Health Improve

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 26, 2017 11:10am

Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Things are looking up for the Maryland Zoo’s 10-day-old giraffe calf, and not just because he now has his own moniker.

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Columbus Zoo Lends its Giraffe Plasma to Maryland Zoo’s Newborn Calf

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 4:58pm

The giraffe calf drinks from a bottle. Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.

Despite getting off to a rough start, Maryland Zoo officials are feeling optimistic about their giraffe calf’s future, thanks in no small part to a fresh infusion of antibody-rich plasma from an adult giraffe in Ohio.

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Maryland Zoo in Baltimore Gets Another Baby Giraffe

0 Written by: | Monday, Jun 19, 2017 9:37am

Photo via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

After two decades with no newborn giraffes, Baltimore’s zoo in Druid Hill Park has welcomed two in the last four months.

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Voters Name Maryland Zoo’s Newborn Giraffe Calf ‘Willow’

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 11:59am

Photo by Jeffrey F. Bill, Courtesy Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

The newest addition to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore now shares a name with a common type of tree and Will Smith’s celebrity daughter.

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New Baby Female Giraffe Born at the Maryland Zoo – The First in 20 Years

0 Written by: | Thursday, Feb 16, 2017 11:06am

Photo by Jeffrey F. Bill, Courtesy Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

A very tall baby has joined the diverse clan of wildlife in the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore’s African Journey section.

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Maryland Zoo Euthanizes 17-Year-Old Giraffe, Angel

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014 2:33pm

 

Angel, via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

Angel, via Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

The Maryland Zoo’s Angel has joined her heavenly counterparts. Zoo officials euthanized the much-loved giraffe Tuesday after chronic pain issues became too much for the 17-year-old to bear. Read More →

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