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A Guide To The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Without a plan, you might miss out on seeing a new adorable baby gorilla or waving hello to the sunbathing alligator every visitor has grown to know and love. Welcome to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium guide.

09/20/2013

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Pittsburgh Pooches Dog Paddle Through Dormont Pool

The little dogs gathered early in the heat of late summer, for the Labor Day Doggy Dip in the Dormont Pool.

09/02/2013

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Man Cares For Cat Found Burned, Nearly Dead

The cruel actions done to a cat has also brought out the goodness in others, as one man nurses it from the brink of death.

08/27/2013

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Furry Tails: Famous Pets

I’m switching things up a little for this installment of Furry Tails! Instead of personal pet stories, I’m going to combine two of my favorite things – my love of animals with my love of Hollywood.

08/10/2013

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Man Uses Unusual Methods To Shoo Bothersome Geese

Property owners around the nation have struggled to control exploding populations of geese, but a western Pennsylvania man says he’s devised a way to manage them without firing a shot.

08/04/2013

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Furry Tails: Cat Tails

So, I’ll admit it! I’m not a cat person. Don’t get me wrong, I love cats. Got nothing against them. I’ve just never been the proud owner of one.

08/03/2013

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Furry Tails: Cat Tails – BK

Most people remember my cat, not only because she’s quite rotten, but also because she has a stupid name.

08/03/2013

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Furry Tails: Cat Tails – Max

My not so little ball of fur came into our lives about seven years ago. My wife and I were still living in New Jersey, when we found a small white cat on our porch. We took care of the cat briefly until its owners were located. That brief experience sparked a conversation about getting a cat of our own and we set out to find a furry companion.

08/03/2013

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Country’s Largest Pigeon Supply Co. Celebrates 130 Years

Five white pigeons “fly the coop” at a loft in Beaver Falls.

07/29/2013

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Woman Impersonates Officials, Steals Dog From Police Clerk

An arrest warrant has been issued for a woman who allegedly stole a Pittsburgh Police clerk’s dog in a bizarre tale.

07/26/2013

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Furry Tails: Grieving Rosie

Loss. Losing a loved one. Sometimes it’s nearly impossible to deal with. Drowning in grief and getting harder and harder to come up for air.

07/23/2013

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“Lost Dogs Pittsburgh” Helps To Reunite Wandering Pups With Owners

Seven-year-old Zeus does not want for anything after his return home.

07/19/2013

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Furry Tails: “Pet”rified

The soft glowing light of the alarm clock says 3:42 a.m. The low hum of the air conditioner kicking on is followed by the soft hiss of air beginning to come through the vent in the corner.

07/16/2013

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“Acro-Cats” Earn Lion’s Share Of Fans With Purr-fect Act

For anyone who thinks cats are a little too into themselves to train, you might want to check out a show that’s in Lawrenceville.

07/05/2013

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Local Horse Owners Suing Equine Angels Rescue

Brian Arendosh says he wants stop Equine Angels Rescue from bullying local horse owners.

07/05/2013

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