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Polar bear cub prepares for new home in New York

...follow in about two weeks."The decision to have him with another cub his own age, it's priceless," said Alaska Zoo director Pat Lampi. "They're normally with their mother and another sibling for the first few years of their lives."The...

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Lazy elephant avoids custom treadmill

...some progress, she has a long way to go. "She has two feet on the treadmill and has touched a third one on it," zoo director Pat Lampi said Tuesday. "Every six inches forward is a new goal. There are a lot of steps to go." Maggie's trainers...

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Anchorage zoo installs treadmill for its elephant

...fighting the battle of the bulge to use a treadmill? Zoo director Tex Edwards is optimistic she can do it. "Every time...camels but never for an elephant," said assistant zoo director Pat Lampi. The treadmill arrived Monday and was lowered...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...was a favorite with children. ``That miserable bear killed that goose, didn't eat it, just killed it,'' said zoo director Sammye Seawell. ``Probably the goose was making such a racket the bear figured, `Shut up.'Â '' Lampi called...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...she can enjoy the remainder of her life experiencing sun, warmth, grass and other elephants,'' the letter said. Zoo director Sammye Seawell said she hadn't seen the letter although she's received dozens like it over the past two months since...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Alaska Zoo cub under the supervision of a bear advisory group with the American Zoological Association, according to zoo director Tex Edwards. That cub, nicknamed Chinitna, was captured a few weeks ago at Chinitna Bay on the west side of Cook...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070201/Loc_Cubs.shtml
Animal-rights group criticizes candidate for elephant's home

...Defense of Animals. The place in question is the Elephants of Africa Rescue Society, located in Salinas, Calif. Alaska Zoo director Pat Lampi confirmed EARS is one of the top two locations being considered for Maggie's new home, though he said the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082307/sta_20070823003.shtml
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California center offers to take, pay for Maggie

...It's a very generous offer from them, but our main concern is finding the best place for Maggie," said Alaska Zoo Director Pat Lampi. "PAWS is a well-known facility, and they do a lot of good work." The costs of flying the 8,000-pound...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082707/sta_20070827007.shtml
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Alaska Digest

...important issues at ANCHORAGE - The board of the Alaska Zoo could decide this week on a new home for Maggie the elephant. Zoo director Pat Lampi said eight institutions have offered to take the 25-year-old African elephant. He planned to present...

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Alaska Digest

...older female named Tula. On the morning of May 10, an employee fed and walked Knobby and the animal seemed fine, said zoo director Pat Lampi. A visitor found the camel dead about an hour later. Lampi said foul play is not suspected. "(Knobby...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061807/sta_20070618014.shtml
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