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Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

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What Happens To The Zoo Animals When It Gets This Cold?

The Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium is closed Tuesday, because of the weather.

01/06/2014

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Pittsburgh Zoo Officials Hoping Beagle Sniffs Out Polar Bear Pregnancy

Kobe the polar bear at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium might be pregnant. Or not.

11/15/2013

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Best Ways To Soak Up The Last Days Of Fall In Pittsburgh

The topography of the Pittsburgh region offers a variety of opportunities to enjoy the change of seasons, and the region is well equipped to meet the needs of families looking for a memorable experience.

11/01/2013

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D.A. Looking Into Court Papers Addressing Safety Concerns At Pittsburgh Zoo

The District Attorney’s office says it’s now looking into warnings about the safety of the Pittsburgh Zoo’s African painted dogs exhibit.

10/25/2013

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Court Papers Say There Were Concerns About Zoo’s African Painted Dogs Exhibit

A Pittsburgh Zoo safety committee had concerns about a wild African dogs exhibit but the zoo didn’t make any changes before a 2-year-old boy fell into the pen last year and was mauled to death by the animals, his parents’ lawyers say in court filings that cite committee meeting minutes.

10/24/2013

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A Guide To The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Without a plan, you might miss out on seeing a new adorable baby gorilla or waving hello to the sunbathing alligator every visitor has grown to know and love. Welcome to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium guide.

09/20/2013

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H is for Highland Park!

“H” is for Highland Park. The Kdka Morning News visited the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium in Highland Park on Thursday, October 17th with a live broadcast from 5-9AM!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/19/2013

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Report: Zoo Attorneys Say Mother Was At Fault For Son’s Mauling Death

Attorneys for the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium are blaming the mother of the child who was mauled to death by a pack of African Painted dogs.

09/11/2013

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Pittsburgh Zoo Plays Part In African Elephant Artificial Insemination Program

The addition of a new little African elephant is being celebrated at the Vienna Zoo in Europe, and the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium played a big part in the historic birth.

09/06/2013

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Pittsburgh Zoo Hosts Scuba Diving Training Course

Seals, polar bears and sharks won’t be the only ones swimming at Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium this weekend.

08/02/2013

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Pittsburgh Zoo’s Bull Elephant Battling Autoimmune Disease

Officials at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium say a young bull elephant is being treated for a non-contagious autoimmune disease that is preventing skin lesions from healing.

08/01/2013

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Zoo’s Tiger Cub Ready For Display In Main Yard

Officials at a Pennsylvania zoo say their new Amur tiger cub is ready to head into the main yard of his exhibit, after being visible to visitors only on a video monitor for several weeks.

07/03/2013

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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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Zoo Caring For Baby Gorilla Until He Begins Eating Solid Food

It was just last month the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium welcomed the birth of a brand new Western Lowland baby gorilla.

05/29/2013

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