SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Meet Suli, a turkey vulture at Dickerson Park Zoo. These birds play a vital role in the Ozarks eco-system is vital. Melinda Arnold with Dickerson Park Zoo tells us about it.
Melinda Arnold and Bart the Bard Owl are on KOLR10 Daybreak to talk about the annual Spooktacular.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The 31st Annual Halloween “Spooktacular” continues Sunday during first weekend at the Dickerson Park Zoo, Oct. 12.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Our friends at Dickerson Park Zoo bring in Buddy, a blue tongued skink, to talk about education programs offered by the Zoo and about the Kids Fair this weekend.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Melinda Arnold from the Dickerson Park Zoo is on KOLR10 Daybreak along with her friend, Isis. We're talking about the rehabilitation of injured
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- There's another mouth to feed at Springfield's Dickerson Park Zoo.
Melinda Arnold with Dickerson Park Zoo is live with us this morning to talk about some of the most popular animals at the zoo. We're at the tortoise exhibit today.
It's been perfect weather to go to the zoo this week...and this morning we're joined by Melinda Arnold on the giraffe deck for news from the Zoo.
It's the time of year when snakes are awake and moving again in the warmer temperatures. Dickerson Park Zoo staff explain how to recognize a venomous snake from a non-poisonous one.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Springfield's Dickerson Park Zoo has a number of birds of prey, including Cloud Dancer, a peregrine falcon. He has been at the zoo since the late 1990's, when he was part of Missouri's reintroduction program for falcons.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Meet Dickerson Park Zoo's screech owl. The bird, which came to DPZ from another zoo in Illinois, is a part of the Zoo's education program to teach children about birds of prey.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The animals at Dickerson Park Zoo are all settled in for winter, with many animals in their heated barns for the season. Others, like those native to Missouri and colder climates, are out on display through the winter months.
JOPLIN, Mo.-- Missouri Southern welcomed a unique guest to campus Monday. The Dickerson Park Zoo shared a presentation featuring a bald eagle named Phoenix.
MIAMI -- A new addition to the zoo in Miami made his first appearance Wednesday. The mother is from Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A baby Colobus monkey, rejected its mother, is growing and getting stronger by the day. We update his progress at Dickerson Park Zoo.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- You might think they're warthogs - but two of Dickerson Park Zoo's newest residents are something much more rare.
We're live at Dickerson Park Zoo this morning, where Melinda Arnold joins us with a rescue bird you'll be seeing a lot more of.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Summer time....and the living is easy. That is, if you are Henry the Hippo at Springfield's Dickerson Park Zoo.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Warmer temperatures mean some more animals can enjoy the great outdoors and more of the animals at Dickerson Park Zoo are venturing out for fresh air and sunshine.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Melinda Arnold with Dickerson Park Zoo stopped by Daybreak Wednesday and brought along one of the zoo's newest residents - a baby kangaroo.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- With the temperatures warming up later this week, you may want to head to the Dickerson Park Zoo. There you can visit some black and white ruffed lemurs.
With the leaves off the trees, one of the great predator birds of the Ozarks is a lot easier to spot in the winter months.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Dickerson Park Zoo is partnering up with the Missouri Department Of Conservation for Eagle Days coming up later this month.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The youngest giraffe calf at Springfield's Dickerson Park Zoo has died, after failing to thrive.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The newest calf born at Springfield's Dickerson Park Zoo continues to struggle with nursing from it's mother, causing concern among zookeepers.