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Zookeeper Dave Johnson feeds Bert some of his birthday cake. (credit: CBS)

Oldest Living Hippo Marks His 58th ‘Bertday’ At Denver Zoo

“Fifty-eight in hippo years is like a man being 110,” zookeeper and pachyderm expert Dave Johnson said.

08/21/2014

The bat stuck to Alex Akins ' wheelchair (credit: Akins family)

Bat Stuck To Zoo Visitor’s Wheelchair May Have Been A Rabid Wild Bat

A bat with rabies was found at the Denver Zoo and now a zoo visitor told CBS4 he had a bat stuck to his wheelchair.

08/09/2014

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Rabies Found In Wild Bat At Denver Zoo

A wild bat that was not part of the Denver Zoo’s collection, has tested positive for rabies.

08/07/2014

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Thieves Targeting Visitors To The Denver Zoo

Thieves have recently been targeting visitors to the Denver Zoo by breaking into cars and grabbing what they can.

04/29/2014

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Nearly Week Of Frigid Temperatures For Denver

The jet stream hunkered to the south Wednesday, promising to bring nearly a week of temperatures that could dip to 20-below or worse in the northern midsection of the country.

12/04/2013

"Billy" (credit: Denver Zoo)

Denver Zoo Showing Off New Asian Elephant

The Denver Zoo is showing off its newest resident of the new Toyota Elephant Passage exhibit.

09/02/2013

Groucho (credIt: Denver Public Zoo)

New Elephant Will Be Largest Animal At The Denver Zoo

An elephant new to the Denver Zoo got to check out his new digs. Groucho just arrived from the Fort Worth Zoo in Texas.

01/24/2012

An image from the scene (credit: CBS)

Workers Accidentally Cut Gas Line At Denver Zoo

Construction workers have accidentally severed a 3-inch natural gas line at the Denver Zoo, prompting zoo keepers to move some birds indoors.

02/15/2011

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