Canada Zoo Cancels Penguin Walk Because Of Extreme Cold The daily activity at the Calgary Zoo where you can watch king penguins waddle around was called off because of cold weather. Zoo officials caution these are not Antarctic penguins.
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Canada Zoo Cancels Penguin Walk Because Of Extreme Cold

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Canada Zoo Cancels Penguin Walk Because Of Extreme Cold

Canada Zoo Cancels Penguin Walk Because Of Extreme Cold

Canada Zoo Cancels Penguin Walk Because Of Extreme Cold

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The daily activity at the Calgary Zoo where you can watch king penguins waddle around was called off because of cold weather. Zoo officials caution these are not Antarctic penguins.

DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm David Greene. Calgary, Canada, is going through some extreme cold this week. The Calgary Zoo decided too cold even for penguins. It cancelled the penguin walk. This is a daily activity where you can watch the zoo's king penguins waddle around. The zoo says these are not Antarctic penguins. Anything past 13 below is unhealthy for them. With Calgary seeing its coldest weather in years, the penguins will have to stay inside just like everybody else.

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