Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium
Crews are continuing to make progress on a new exhibit at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium.
Carnivore keeper Mark McDonough and his assistant prepare an “Easter flower” for lions. Mark says it’s filled with ground up cloves – a form of catnip for very big cats.
For the first time, the Pittsburgh Zoo is closed for six weeks for maintenance and renovation.
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.
There will soon be a lot of waddling and hopping during the weekends at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.
The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is providing emergency medical care for several sea turtles that recently became stranded off the coast of Massachusetts.
You know it’s Halloween, but did you know this is also “National Bat Week?”
The giraffe is an animal you can’t help looking up to.
They say penguins mate for life. Well, while that may not be entirely true, one local couple’s love story has become all about the adorable flightless birds!
Four young cheetahs pause in a holding area, on the cusp of a brand new life.
The closest most of us have ever gotten to a flamingo is the lawn ornament variety, but Thursday mornings, visitors to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium get to see real flamingos up close and personal.
A Hazmat team was called when police reported a “small” leak in a chlorine tank at the Highland Park Pool.
The parents of a 2-year-old boy who was mauled to death after falling into a wild African dogs exhibit have settled their lawsuit against the Pittsburgh zoo.
They amazed Spanish Settlers and Charles Darwin — and now, Pittsburgh has two of their own.
Are elephants on the verge of extinction?