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Toy Drive Kicks Off One Year After Toddler Killed At Zoo

It was one year ago today that 2-year-old Maddox Derkosh was killed, after falling into the African painted dogs exhibit at the Pittsburgh Zoo.

11/04/2013

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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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Pittsburgh Zoo Officially Names Tiger Cub

The new tiger cub at the Pittsburgh Zoo officially has a name.

09/26/2013

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Baby Gorilla Reintroduced To Troop At Pittsburgh Zoo

Sometimes people have to step in to help the animals at the Pittsburgh Zoo when Mother Nature doesn’t fully cooperate.

09/19/2013

Maddox Derkosh. (Photo Credit: KDKA-TV Viewer)

Derkosh Family Lawsuit Against Zoo Moves Forward

The civil lawsuit filed by the parents of Maddox Derkosh against the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium will move forward, minus some photographs after a motions hearing Tuesday.

08/06/2013

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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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Parents Sue Pittsburgh Zoo Over Mauling Death

The parents of a 2-year-old boy who was fatally mauled after falling into a wild African dogs exhibit last fall have sued the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, claiming officials had ample warning that parents routinely lifted children onto a rail overlooking the exhibit so they could see better.

05/23/2013

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Pittsburgh Zoo Introduces New Tiger Cub To World

An adorable new addition at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium was introduced to the world today. The Pittsburgh Zoo’s new tiger cub is just six-weeks-old and is already adored by the zoo staff.

05/16/2013

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Name Of Pittsburgh Zoo’s Baby Black Rhino Unveiled

The new baby rhino at the Pittsburgh Zoo now has a name.

05/02/2013

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Ask The Expert: Most Stylish Places To Get Married In Pittsburgh

Wedding ideas that suit everything from the Sandcastle Waterpark to the holy matrimony of a church wedding, from Trends to Traditions, Pittsburgh’s unique style is only an appointment away.

03/12/2013

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Pittsburgh Zoo Gorilla May Be Expecting

The zoo announced Wednesday that female gorilla, Moka, could be pregnant.

KDKA-TV–02/13/2013

Parents Of Boy Killed At Zoo Ask For Toy Truck Donations

The parents of Maddox Derkosh, who died at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium after falling into the African painted dogs exhibit, are asking friends and family to donate toy trucks for charity.

11/06/2012

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African Painted Dogs Exhibit Now A Memorial

The zoo reopened to the public Tuesday, but the area where 2-year-old Maddox Derkosh fell into the African painted dogs exhibit has been cordoned off and the dogs are in quarantine for 30 days.

11/06/2012

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Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Nov. 5, 2012

In case you were to busy to catch a portion of Monday’s KDKA Afternoon News with Bill Rehkopf, here’s what you may have missed.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/05/2012

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Zoo Officials Offer New Details After Child’s Tragic Death

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium officials gave an update Monday afternoon following a tragic incident on Sunday that resulted in a little boy losing his life.

11/05/2012

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