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Sacramento Zoo Director Mary Healy’s Sudden Death Shocks Employees, Supporters

The executive director and CEO of the Sacramento Zoo for more than 14 years died on Thursday at the age of 61. She was on her way to the Galapagos Islands when she suffered a brain aneurysm. Later, she was declared brain dead, and then suffered a massive heart attack.

08/08/2014

Photo of Healy provided by the Sacramento Zoo.

Sacramento Zoo’s Director Dies During Trip To Galapagos Islands

The Sacramento Zoo announced Friday that its director and CEO, Mary Healy, has died.

08/08/2014

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Best Upcoming Summer Charity Events In Sacramento

There’s no such thing as a “fun” run, so stop letting charity make you sweat. These are our favorite summer events that are not only great for our community, but also are a blast.

06/16/2014

Six of the nine owls at 18-days-old. (Credit: Sacramento Zoo)

Baby Burrowing Owls Hatch At Sacramento Zoo

The Sacramento Zoo has announced that nine Burrowing owl chicks have hatched.

05/23/2014

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Best Volunteer Opportunities For Animal Lovers In Sacramento

Sacramento has a number of wonderful opportunities for animal lovers to volunteer and enjoy. Some have prerequisites, while others are simple items you can do when you have 15 minutes to spare. Read on to see where you fit into the animal lover’s volunteer opportunities.

03/21/2014

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Sacramento Zoo Officials Say Copenhagen Slaughter Won’t Happen Here

The horrifying images of the young giraffe named Marius being killed with a bolt gun, an ensuing autopsy in front of children, and the feeding of the giraffe to lions have spread like wildfire across the Internet.

02/11/2014

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Best Tourist Attractions In Sacramento Worth The Hype

With so much to see and do, the hardest choice can be where to start. Here’s a great list to go off of.

11/23/2013

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Sumatran Tiger Undergoes Surgery At The Sacramento Zoo

Veterinary surgeons at the Sacramento Zoo are removing obstructions caused by stones in a Sumatran tiger’s urinary tract.

10/08/2013

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A Guide To Sacramento Zoo

Create a day of fun-filled excitement when visiting the Sacramento Zoo with this all-inclusive guide.

09/20/2013

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Sacramento Zoo Snow Leopard Euthanized

The Sacramento Zoo has euthanized a snow leopard after the animal suffered a back injury that left it unable to move around comfortably.

07/15/2013

An endangered Sumatran tiger gave birth to a male cub in the early hours of March 3 at the Sacramento Zoo. (Credit: Sacramento Zoo)

Public Gets First Look At Sacramento Zoo’s Endangered Sumatran Tiger Cub

For the first time Tuesday, the public was able to set eyes on the Sacramento Zoo’s 3-month-old Sumatran Tiger cub.

06/12/2013

An endangered Sumatran tiger gave birth to a male cub in the early hours of March 3 at the Sacramento Zoo. (Credit: Sacramento Zoo)

Endangered Sumatran Tiger Gives Birth At Sacramento Zoo

An endangered Sumatran tiger gave birth to a male cub in the early hours of March 3 at the Sacramento Zoo.

03/11/2013

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