COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — She is a mother of three, grandmother of 16, great-grandmother of 12 and great-great-grandmother of three. She recently had surgery to remove a malignant tumor, but doctors say she’s doing well. 744 more words
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The grandkids got up close and personal with some of the Minnesota Zoo animals that were feeling quite social on our last visit.
Amur Tigers are the top predators in temperate forests of eastern Asia, but are threatened in their native habitat because of loss their wild hunting grounds, human competition for their favored prey (deer and boar), and removal due to their potential for predation of livestock. 426 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Happy birthday, Nikko!
On Wednesday, North America’s oldest snow monkey celebrated his 33rd birthday at the Minnesota Zoo.
“Nikko arrived at the Minnesota Zoo in 2001; since that time, he’s been a great animal to have in the troop,” Minnesota and Tropics Trail Curator, Tom Ness, said. 84 more words