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Toddler’s Zoo Death ‘Traumatic’ For Family, Witnesses

A child was mauled to death at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Sunday morning after falling into an enclosure. The investigation into the toddler’s death continued Monday and witnesses describe it as a terrifying and chaotic scene.

11/05/2012

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Child Mauled And Killed At Zoo

A child was mauled to death at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium this morning after falling into an enclosure.

11/04/2012

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Sunday’s Death Not First Incident At African Painted Dog Exhibit

Here are some facts from the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium about African painted dogs.

11/04/2012

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Injured Sea Turtle Continuing Rehab At Pittsburgh Zoo

A sea turtle, which was hurt and left for dead in the ocean, now has a new home here in Pittsburgh. However, it has not been an easy journey for Sunburst the green sea turtle.

07/16/2012

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Pittsburgh Zoo Educates Public About Bear Safety

Millions of Americans enjoy camping during the summer months. However, few things are as frightening as being in a tent when a bear pays a visit.

07/02/2012

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Craig Adams, Wife, To Co-Chair 2012 ALS Walk

Pittsburgh Penguins fans know him for his play on the ice, but in September, Craig Adams and his wife, Anne, will co-chair the 2012 ALS Walk at the Pittsburgh Zoo.

05/14/2012

A female elephant feeds her cub in the early morning hours in the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. (Photo credit ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP/Getty Images)

Baby Animals Bring People to the Zoo; Elephant Dung Is New Heating Source

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to the Pittsburgh Zoo’s Henry Kacprzyk about the zoo’s record attendance thanks to a baby animal boom, as well as a new use for elephant dung.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/10/2012

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African Painted Dogs Escape Main Exhibit Area At Zoo

The escape of several rare African Painted Dogs from their main exhibit area temporarily shut down the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Saturday morning.

05/05/2012

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Pittsburgh Zoo Getting Set To Welcome Baby Rhino

There is exciting news at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium as they are preparing to welcome another new baby.

04/12/2012

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Best Outdoor Kids Birthday Bashes

Are you sick of throwing your kid the typical birthday party in your backyard or at a swimming pool? Take a look at this guide of some great places to throw your child’s birthday party.

04/06/2012

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Penguins Parade Around Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium

Penguins will enjoy public walks among us – and we’re not talking about the hockey players – during the event Penguins on Parade, which will take place throughout February and March.

02/02/2012

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Can’t Miss Holiday Activities For Kids In Pittsburgh

Everyone always says that the holidays are especially fun when you’ve got kids in tow and they’re right. Take a look at this guide to some kid-friendly holiday hotspots to really get into the Christmas spirit!

12/09/2011

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Best Places To See Santa

Ho Ho Ho! With Christmas right around the corner, it’s a great time to take the kids to see Santa. Luckily, Kris Kringle is making a number of stops in the ‘Burgh this year, so take advantage of some of these great opportunities!

12/02/2011

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Family Fun Guide To Halloween Events & Activities

There are plenty of kid-friendly Halloween happenings around town that are sure to get you and your children into the spirit!

10/21/2011

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