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Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

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Zoo’s Newest Attraction Allows Guests To Interact With Giraffes

The giraffe is an animal you can’t help looking up to.

08/29/2014

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New Zebra Exhibit At The Zoo Will Have You Seeing Black And White

Something has been missing at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.

08/15/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo’s Penguins Help Local Man Propose To His Girlfriend

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!

08/05/2014

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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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Visitors Get Up Close With Flamingos At Pittsburgh Zoo

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.

07/16/2014

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Local Expert Weighs In After Great White Shark Attack

Six sand tiger sharks captivate the crowd at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium.

07/07/2014

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Hazmat Called To Investigate Chlorine Leak At Highland Park Pool

A Hazmat team was called when police reported a “small” leak in a chlorine tank at the Highland Park Pool.

06/19/2014

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Parents Settle Pittsburgh Zoo Lawsuit In Mauling Death

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.

06/02/2014

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First Ever Macaroni Penguin Born At Pittsburgh Zoo

For the first time ever, a macaroni penguin has hatched at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium.

05/30/2014

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Dogs Play Big Role For Elephant Handlers At Pittsburgh Zoo

What makes a gigantic African elephant tuck its tail and run? A pair of 25-pound dogs at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium.

05/12/2014

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Best Easter Events For Kids In Pittsburgh

Get your cameras and baskets ready as there are many events in around the city for the kids to enjoy this Easter.

04/11/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo’s Baby Gorilla Turns 1-Year-Old

You’re invited to a birthday celebration.

04/10/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo Joining Cause To Save Elephants From Ivory Trade

Are elephants on the verge of extinction?

04/03/2014

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Best Kids’ Valentine’s Day Activities In Pittsburgh

There is more than candy, cards and cookies to be shared on Valentine’s Day because being together with the family is a wonderful sharing experience.

02/14/2014

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Zoo Reaches Settlement With USDA Over Boy’s Death

The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium will pay the U.S. Department of Agriculture $4,550 as part of a settlement over an investigation into the death of a 2-year-old boy who was fatally mauled when he fell into an exhibit of wild African dogs.

02/13/2014

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