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Walrus That Starred In ‘Jurassic Park’ ‘Lord Of The Rings’ & Other Movies Dies At Six Flags In Vallejo

He was known worldwide for starring in feature films, most notably for his role in “50 First Dates” alongside Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore as “Jocko” the walrus. He was also the voice for several creatures in the “Lord of the Rings” series, the “Hobbit” series, and in “Jurassic Park.”

06/30/2015

(Ivan Lieman/AFP/Getty Images)

Elephants Get New Home In Oregon To Socialize With Others After 20-Years At Six Flags In Vallejo

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom this week transported its two remaining resident elephants to a drive-through wildlife park in Oregon, officials said Tuesday.

02/24/2015

25-year old Giraffe Nairobi was euthanized at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom. (Source: Six Flags)

25-Year Old Giraffe ‘Nairobi’ Euthanized At Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Beloved giraffe Nairobi was euthanized at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom after living a long life in the amusement park, representatives said Wednesday.

10/22/2014

Sgt. Nevis, the sea lion rescued after being shot in the face in 2009. (Six Flags Discovery Kingdom)

Sea Lion Shot In Face, Left For Dead 5 Years Ago Becomes A Father At Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

A renowned male sea lion that was shot and left for dead in 2009 is believed to have sired a pup at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, amusement park officials said Thursday.

06/19/2014

Bertie Mae (Credit Six Flags Discovery Kingdom)

Asian Elephant ‘Bertie Mae’ Dies At Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Bertie Mae, a female Asian elephant at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, died at the age of 34.

04/11/2014

brandon giraffe, Six Flags, Discovery Kingdom

Vallejo Discovery Kingdom Debuts Baby Giraffe Named For Giants’ Belt

A giraffe born Friday at Vallejo’s Six Flags Discovery Kingdom has a San Francisco Giants connection after he was named Brandon, after the team’s rookie outfielder Brandon Belt.

CBS San Francisco–09/01/2011