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.
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.
The new baby rhino at the Pittsburgh Zoo now has a name.
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.
The zoo announced Wednesday that female gorilla, Moka, could be pregnant.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A child was mauled to death at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium this morning after falling into an enclosure.
Here are some facts from the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium about African painted dogs.
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.
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.