A report by the USDA has ordered changes to the way the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium uses dogs to help control its elephants and protect human handlers.
Many of us have seen the African elephants at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium, but the zoo has started a place in Somerset County few people have ever seen.
Are elephants on the verge of extinction?
The Carson and Barnes Circus presents three shows Saturday and two on Sunday at CONSOL Energy Park. For more information, visit CarsonBarnesCircus.com.
Weekend performances at CONSOL Energy Park in Washington, Pa., are the latest in growing list of sweltering stops for the family-owned Carson and Barnes Circus.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to the Pittsburgh Zoo’s Henry Kacprzyk about the zoo’s record attendance thanks to a baby animal boom, as well as a new use for elephant dung.
Record high temperatures and steaming humidity are tough on humans, but dealing with the heat takes on a different dimension when it comes to zoo animals.