Featured, Lifeline

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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Staff Nabbed a Rabid Groundhog Roaming the Maryland Zoo Last Week

1 Written by: | Friday, Jul 14, 2017 9:45am

A groundhog in Minnesota. Photo by April King, via Wikimedia Commons.

Your worst zoo-related nightmare shouldn’t be an escaped jungle cat or poisonous snake sneaking up on you. It’s a rabid groundhog stalking you and others around the premises.

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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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Lifeline

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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Food & Drink

The Brewer’s Art Now Canning its Penguin Pils, Made to Benefit the Maryland Zoo

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jun 29, 2017 4:55pm

Photo via Maryland Zoo

A bird-themed collaboration beer between Baltimore’s zoo and one of its breweries is spreading its wings flippers.

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Culture, Featured, Lifeline

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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Two-Year-Old Zebra from Idaho Arrives at Maryland Zoo

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 3:30pm

Photo by Jeffrey F. Bill, courtesy of the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore

It’s been a busy start to the summer for Druid Hill Park’s zoo, particularly for staff in the so-called African Journey exhibits.

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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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The Maryland Zoo’s Two Grizzly Cubs Get Some Names

0 Written by: | Friday, Apr 07, 2017 4:04pm

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

Two one-year-old bear cubs that endured a long journey to get Baltimore are finally home, and now they have some names, too.

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