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Pediatric hospital patients meet up with zoo animals

Patients at Cohen Children's Medical Center met up with animals, in person and from the San Diego Zoo via TV without having to leave their hospital beds on Thursday. The animals were provided by San Diego Zoo Kids, a closed-circuit television channel funded by businessman/philanthropist T. Denny Sanford. (Credit: Howard Schnapp)

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