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Emotional Military Daddy, Daughter Surprise Reunion At Brookfield Zoo

CHICAGO (CBS) — Thursday’s 1 p.m. dolphin show at Brookfield Zoo was the site of an emotional reunion for a military family from the Sycamore area. 293 more words

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Two California Sea Lion Pups Make Public Debut At Brookfield Zoo

CHICAGO (CBS) — Get ready to say “aww,” as guests can now view two California sea lion pups at Brookfield Zoo.

The two 1.5 month old sea lion pups have been behind-the-scenes learning to swim and bonding with their moms since their births in early June. 331 more words

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Quick Bit: Birds of a Feather

Wishing everyone a peaceful night / morning / afternoon / evening filled with joy and shared with some excellent friends.

I’ll be working on getting back on track with the blog and have an upcoming trip to Buenos Aires in a couple weeks to hopefully inspire me! 6 more words

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Oldest Animal At Brookfield Zoo Receives Two Successful Surgeries

CHICAGO (CBS) — Surgery is never pleasant, but when the patient is the oldest animal at Brookfield Zoo, it adds a whole new dimension.

The veterinary staff of the Chicago Zoological Society, along with a board-certified veterinary dentist and an orthopedic surgeon conducted Thursday two operations on Ramar, a 49-year-old western lowland gorilla – one for dental problems and one for knee arthritis. 509 more words

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You Can Now Get Up Close With The Giraffes & Penguins At Brookfield Zoo!

If you ever wanted to get up close and personal with the animals at Brookfield Zoo, here’s your chance!

Zoo officials just announced a deal… 71 more words

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Brookfield Zoo Offers New Animal Encounters: Giraffe Feedings And Penguin Encounters

CHICAGO (CBS) — Looking to do a little more than just look at animals when you visit the zoo?

Brookfield Zoo now offers zoogoers the opportunity to get up close and interact with two different animals. 366 more words

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It's Been Several Decades Since This Animal Was Born At Brookfield Zoo!

30 years is a really long time!

But just how long it’s been since any California Sea Lions have been born at Brookfield Zoo!

A boy and girl sea lion were born there the other day to break the streak! 52 more words

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