The Dallas Zoo A statuesque bronze giraffe measuring 67-and-a-half-feet tall greets one and all as they enter the Dallas Zoo. This exciting attraction is home to a variety of wildlife, and it features exhibits like "Primate Place" and "Snout Route," which houses animals with distinctive noses like tapirs and anteaters. There is also a "Wilds of Africa" exhibit, which contains some 80 species of African animals. The facility houses approximately 8000 animals from some 380 different species. The Dallas Zoo is located on the South East side of downtown, right off of IH-35 east. Zoo area is nice with some shading spots and a train that provides nice views of the downtown skyline in addition to the animals.
There's a new fuzzy baby grabbing attention in North Texas -- a 2-month-old gorilla at the Dallas Zoo named Mbani. The Zoo announced his name, pronounced ...Dallas Zoo Is Attempting to Entice More Adult Visitors. How? With Food and Booze, of Course. - Dallas Observer
The Dallas Zoo is attempting to entice more adult visitors (and not just the ones with kids in tow), so it's doing something that, for our zoo at least, is pretty new: ...Dallas Zoo Helps People With Dementia Connect With Nature - KERA News
On a sunny spring day, families gathered outside the lion enclosure at the Dallas Zoo, where trainers took the big cats through some exercises and rewarded.Threat of hail fizzles as Dallas-Fort Worth weathers overnight storms unscathed - Dallas News
With nasty weather looming this evening, airlines suspended hundreds of flights and schools canceled activities to keep kids safe.VIDEO: Dallas Zoo Chimpanzee Gives ‘High Five’ To Window Washer - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A Dallas Zoo window washer might have made a new friend. A chimpanzee named Mshindi. The zoo posted video on its Facebook ...