Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport reopens after blizzard

Beardsley Zoo has reopened once again for visitors, one week after it was closed due to the blizzard. All of the animals were taken care

Zoo employees say all of the animals were

Zoo employees say all of the animals were taken care of during the storm. (February 17, 2013 12:50 PM)

Beardsley Zoo has reopened once again for visitors, one week after it was closed due to the blizzard. Zoo employees say they can usually handle snowstorms, but last week's blizzard was so severe that backup had to be called in to help the zoo recover. Trucks were brought in to haul the excess snow away and the walkways were cleared for visitors. All of the animals were taken care of and had enough...

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