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The Wilds partners with West Liberty University and Oglebay Good Zoo

Dakota Knotts, Online Editor

September 10, 2019

West Liberty University partnered with The Wilds and the Oglebay Good Zoo to release 65 hellbenders into the northern panhandle of West Virginia over the course of this past week. Two weeks prior to the release West Liberty University and Oglebay Good Zoo had installed "hellbender huts." For more in...

Animal science, effort behind zoo effectiveness

Animal science, effort behind zoo effectiveness

Macy Santicola, Macy Santicola, and Macy Santicola

May 16, 2019

 Visiting zoos like The Good Zoo at Oglebay, Pittsburgh Zoo, and The Wilds is one of my favorite activities to do once the weather gets warmer, and it has been that way ever since I was a kid. Being able to see animals that I would never be able to see in the wild inspired me to learn more about th...

Zoo Science major succeeds, grows in Arnett Hall 

Zoo Science major succeeds, grows in Arnett Hall 

February 10, 2017

By Maria Kimble, Contributing Writer   West Liberty University’s Zoo Science major offers new opportunities for students interested in caring for wildlife. This new major started as a discussion in fall 2015 and stepped into full swing at the beginning of this academic year. Students will receive hands...

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