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Zoorama is an American television show that focused on wildlife and nature. The program was filmed at the San Diego Zoo and was produced between 1955 and 1970. [1]

Zoorama was originally created for the local television market in San Diego, California, and it was picked up for national broadcast on CBS before being sold as a syndicated series. [2] [3] For most of its run, the series was hosted by San Diego television reporter Bob Dale. [4]

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  4. Blanca Gonzalez (May 29, 2008). "Bob Dale; TV fixture made real connection with fans". San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved 2010-04-06.