Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center is an endangered species research and conservation center near Glen Rose, Texas. The facility has over 1,000 animals from 50 species.[9] Guided and self-guided tours of the center are the main attractions


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Please switch to our new blog
To everyone who follows our blog here, thank you very much! I just wanted to mention that when we recently switched to a new website, we also took on a new WordPress blog. It can be found at: http://fossilrim.org/blog/. This will be the final post at this blog location. Thanks again for reading and we hope […]

Fossil Rim to debut new website
As Fossil Rim Wildlife Center continues to strive for improvements to its facilities and roads, among other things, its online presence will be following suit in the coming days. The website address will remain fossilrim.org, but the presentation has undergone a full makeover. “Primarily, we wanted to sell tickets online – for admission, booking a […]

Texas trip pays off for future vet
Nicole Brooks is no stranger to traveling, and her winter trip to Texas may very well kick-start her professional career. Brooks was the veterinary preceptee at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center from Jan. 1 until Feb. 10. Born in Massachusetts and raised in Florida and Rhode Island, Brooks has lived in several other states, as well. […]

Fossil Rim aids addra gazelle conservation
Conservation of wildlife requires an understanding of animal social organization. Investigating this for the addra gazelle is particularly important, both because the large numbers of this critically endangered species kept in Texas are a safeguard against extinction and because reintroduction efforts to bolster the vanishing wild populations in Africa will draw from captive stock. When […]

Prescribed burning promotes pasture improvement
On the surface, intentionally setting fires in a park with roughly 1,100 animals may seem unfathomable. Digging deeper, however, it is likely to be of great benefit to both the landscape and wildlife. In late January, Fossil Rim Wildlife Center Agriculture Resources Manager Daniel Branham and Senior Grounds Maintenance Technician Trent Sandlin began the process […]



Fossil Rim Wildlife Center - Google News
3 things to do this weekend - The Glen Rose Reporter

3 things to do this weekend
The Glen Rose Reporter
Learn about food and hunger locally and around the world at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center's World Food Day taking place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. The event will also teach the importance of conservation and have a free activity at a learning station.

We came for the giraffes - The Glen Rose Reporter

The Glen Rose Reporter

We came for the giraffes
The Glen Rose Reporter
Fourteen years ago, Cowboy and I came to Glen Rose for the very first time. As big time animal lovers, we had heard about Fossil Rim Wildlife Center and decided to make an overnight trip of it. We had absolutely no idea that one little overnight stay ...

Former Dallas Zoo Giraffe Gives Birth at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Former Dallas Zoo Giraffe Gives Birth at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
"We've been keeping a very close eye on the new calf and mom, since this is Jan Bussey's first calf," Fossil Rim giraffe caretaker Molly Shea said. The mother, who has lived at the wildlife center in Glen Rose since 2016, was formerly known as "Kenya ...
A 'Giraffic Jam' Going On At Fossil Rim In Glen RoseCBS DFW

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White Rhino Born At Fossil Rim Wildlife Center - CBS Local

CBS Local

White Rhino Born At Fossil Rim Wildlife Center
CBS Local
GLEN ROSE (CBSDFW.COM) – It's a boy! A white rhino at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center gave birth to a 140-pound baby on December 4. Sadly, the mother rejected him at birth, according to Fossil Rim. “It's not an uncommon occurrence with first-time mothers,” ...
When mom rejected her rhino baby, Fossil Rim caregivers stepped inDallas News (blog)

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Fossil Rim Welcomes Big Baby Boy - CBS Local

CBS Local

Fossil Rim Welcomes Big Baby Boy
CBS Local
“It's a tragic situation,” says Patrick Condy, D.Sc., Fossil Rim's executive director. Dr. Condy says the white rhino in the past century fought its way back from extinction; but, is now threatened again. He says between 1500-2000 animals are being ...

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