Dr. Barbara Baker

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Four Cheetah Cubs Move Into The Pittsburgh Zoo

Four young cheetahs pause in a holding area, on the cusp of a brand new life.

07/25/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo Giving Away Painted Dogs In Wake Of Tragedy

The African Painted dogs at the Pittsburgh Zoo have not been on display since a tragic accident that resulted in a child being mauled to death in November.

04/10/2013

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Zoo To Make Changes After Boy’s Death

The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is removing the observation deck from the African Painted Dogs exhibit following the tragedy last month that left a 2-year-old boy dead.

12/06/2012

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Pittsburgh Zoo Reopens In Wake Of Tragedy

The Pittsburgh Zoo has reopened two days after a toddler was mauled after falling into an exhibit with wild dogs. There are somber reminders of the tragedy throughout the zoo.

11/06/2012

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Zoo To Reopen After Boy’s Death In African Painted Dogs Exhibit

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium reopens its doors Tuesday morning for the first time since late Sunday morning when a 2-year-old boy fell into an animal exhibit and was mauled by a wild pack of dogs.

11/05/2012

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Zoo Officials Consider Future Of African Painted Dogs Exhibit

The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium was inspected over the summer and accredited by a national organization in September. But inspectors will now be back, in light of the accident that left a little boy dead over the weekend. It’s a step that’s required. Meanwhile, zoo officials are considering the future of the exhibit.

11/05/2012

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Baby Black Rhino Important Arrival For Pittsburgh Zoo

The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is welcoming an important new addition to their family. The zoo is now home to a baby black rhinoceros.

09/13/2012

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Zoo Prepped & Ready For Accreditation Process

It’s a very busy time at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium as the staff prepares for an important inspection. The facility is welcoming some special visitors this week.

07/18/2012

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Pittsburgh Zoo Announces Birth Of Sea Lion Pup

The animal family at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium recently got a little bigger. The Zoo announced that Zoey gave birth to a female sea lion pup in a press release Friday morning.

06/08/2012

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African Painted Dogs Escape Main Exhibit Area At Zoo

The escape of several rare African Painted Dogs from their main exhibit area temporarily shut down the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Saturday morning.

05/05/2012

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Pittsburgh Zoo Getting Set To Welcome Baby Rhino

There is exciting news at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium as they are preparing to welcome another new baby.

04/12/2012

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