Zookeeper Who Saved Ostrich: I “Did What Had To Be Done”Video of a zookeeper plunging into the icy water of a moat at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium is making the rounds on YouTube.
Pittsburgh Zoo’s New Stingray Pups Get CheckupBigtooth river stingrays are found only in fresh water, in only one river system in Brazil.
Pittsburgh Zoo Workers Rescue Ostrich From Frozen CreekWorkers at the Pittsburgh Zoo really had to stick their necks out to save an ostrich which had fallen through some ice.
PPG Aquarium Nurses Endangered Sea Turtles Back To HealthEach year at this time, the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium helps to nurse some of the endangered sea turtles that wash up on the New England coast back to health.
Pittsburgh Zoo Closed By Power Outage, Transformer ProblemThe Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium has closed for the day due to a power outage.
Police Fire Shots At Erratic Driver In Pittsburgh Zoo Parking LotPolice were called to Highland Park around 11 p.m. Saturday after a woman was reportedly "causing a disturbance" in the parking lot of the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium in the 7400-block of Butler Street.
Pittsburgh Zoo Lion Gets Checkup After Epilepsy DiagnosisVeterinarians examined a 6-year-old African lion from the Pittsburgh Zoo Thursday. The lion, Razi, suffers from epilepsy.
Pittsburgh Zoo Loses Sea Turtles In Dispute Over ElephantsThe Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is losing its sea turtle program and money for a playground after dropping accreditation with a major organization over its elephant contact policy.
French Veterinary Student Studying Zoological Medicine At Pittsburgh ZooA lizard named Pei-Pei is getting a checkup in the animal treatment room at Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium.
Zoo Leaves Accrediting Organization Over Elephant PolicyThe Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium says it is dropping its membership in a major accrediting organization over a new safety policy limiting unrestricted contact with elephants.
Where To Find Local Military Discounts Near PittsburghProud to honor current and former military personnel and their families with local discounts, these five organizations salute these brave men and women who have fought for, and are still fighting for our great nation.
Zoo Welcomes Pair Of Siamang Gibbons To “The Islands” ExhibitPittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium has introduced a playful pair of primates known as Siamang gibbons.