Dr. Barbara Baker
Four young cheetahs pause in a holding area, on the cusp of a brand new life.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is welcoming an important new addition to their family. The zoo is now home to a baby black rhinoceros.
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.
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.
The escape of several rare African Painted Dogs from their main exhibit area temporarily shut down the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Saturday morning.
There is exciting news at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium as they are preparing to welcome another new baby.