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Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 10:07 AM
By Alysia Gray Painter

Awww Over Safari Park's 'Late Summer Baby Boom'

So sweet: A young giraffe, an elephant, an oryx, a rhino, and a zebra are all providing coo-worthy moments at the San Diego-close animal preserve.View gallery »

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Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 9:15 AM
By Alysia Gray Painter

Opening: Tiger Trail at Safari Park

Opening: Tiger Trail at Safari Park

Get to know the Sumatran Tiger and its majestic world. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
By Britt Peterson

Get Bugged at the Zoo

Get Bugged at the Zoo

It's a side of the Zoo you've never seen before. Read »

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Alysia Gray Painter Alysia Gray Painter has served as the West Coast Managing Editor for AOL CityGuide, as well as the Los Angeles editor; she has also written for Bark magazine, McSweeney's, Modern Humorist, and PBS programs and publications.
Becky Stickney Becky Stickney is an editor for NBC7.com and has been a San Diego resident for more than 20 years. She's a mom who loves to travel around the Southwest, looking for interesting places to visit and photograph.