Animals Archive

More Off-Leash Dog Parks Coming to Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City wants to create more open space where dogs are welcome. Ann Ober, the city’s Administrative Services Division Director,

Baby Giraffe Born at Hogle Zoo

Salt Lake City is now home to a six-foot-tall baby girl… who happens to be a giraffe. The new giraffe was born

Eagle Killings Spark Reward

Federal and local law enforcement officials are trying to find who is responsible for killing eagles across the state. Tom Tidwell with

PETA To Have Booth At State Fair

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals will have one of more than 200 booths at this year’s state fair. PETA’s booth

Reward Offered in Kitten Cruelty Case

Utah animal welfare groups are offering rewards for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for burying a kitten

Rocky Shores Exhibit Opens at Hogle Zoo

A host of new animals have moved into Utah’s Hogle Zoo. Friday, Utah’s only polar bear, along with grizzly bears and river

Hatch Pushes for States to Control Wolves

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch teamed up with a Wyoming lawmaker Wednesday to highlight his efforts to get the gray wolf removed from

CityViews 5/28/12: Making Furry Best Friends/”1493″

  Segment 1: Thirty years ago, animal shelters routinely euthanized stray cats and dogs to the tune of 17 million a year.

Bears Welcomed Back to Hogle Zoo

The Beehive State now has its own little bear country. Tuesday, Utah’s only polar bear was welcomed to her new home at

Salt Lake County Animal Services Celebrates Two Years as “Best of State”

Salt Lake County Animal Services is being honored for its work. For the last two years, the shelter was awarded “Best