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Alligator Pays Larry & John A Visit

Normally, the confines of a radio studio provide a pretty good level of safety. Well, not today.

07/02/2013

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2 Komodo Dragons Are Newest Additions At Pittsburgh Zoo

The Pittsburgh Zoo &PPG Aquarium was saddened by the recent death of their popular Komodo Dragon called Noname. But now, they’re introducing Pittsburgh to a pair of newcomers.

08/01/2012

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

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

A female elephant feeds her cub in the early morning hours in the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. (Photo credit ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Baby Animals Bring People to the Zoo; Elephant Dung Is New Heating Source

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.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/10/2012

This alligator lives at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.  (Credit: KDKA)

Alligator At Beaver Run Reservoir Remains Elusive

The alligator at the Beaver Run Reservoir in Westmoreland County is apparently still on the loose.

10/25/2011

(Photo Credit: Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh Zoo’s Curator Weighs In On Zanesville Situation

There is no way to put a price tag on the value of the animals lost in Ohio. Some are endangered species and that has fueled debate about whether the animals should have been killed.

10/20/2011

This alligator lives at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.  (Credit: KDKA)

Aid Coming For Alligator At Beaver Run Reservoir

The Beaver Run Reservoir in Westmoreland County has a reptile problem. A 5-foot long alligator has taken up residence in the 25 miles of shoreline, and residents and officials are attempting a gator rescue.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/11/2011

Photo credit MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images

Rise of the Pittsburgh Zoo Apes?

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert and John Shumway talk to Henry Kacprzyk at the Pittsburgh Zoo about “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.”

08/05/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Introduces Baby Sea Lion

The sea lion was born last week and it has been spending time behind-the-scenes with 6-year-old mom Kallie. Now the pup has is ready to venture out and meet the zoo visitors.

06/17/2011

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