Learn: Penguin Webcam

PENGUIN CAM Webcam provided by Richard King Mellon Foundation. What are the penguins doing? The penguins spend time both on land and in the water. Their torpedo-shaped bodies and strong sturdy wings make them agile swimmers. When they nap, they often like to turn and...

Learn: Cheetah Webcam

CHEETAH CAM Webcam provided by Richard King Mellon Foundation. Can you spot the cheetahs? Our Zoo has five female cheetah cubs and their mother, Naya. Can you spot them on the Cheetah Cam? Cheetahs have spots to help break up their outline and offset the shadows of...

News: Naming Contest

June 26, 2020 Our Five New Cheetah Cubs Need Names! VOTING HAS ENDED Share: Voting has ended. The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium has welcomed five new female cheetah cubs and their mother, Naya, from the Metro Richmond Zoo! Zola and Rey, the Zoo’s previous pair of...

News – Penguins-And-Pebbles

April 10, 2020 Penguins & Pebbles Eggs Aren’t Just for the Easter Bunny! Share: It’s that time of year when love is in the air for many species of animals. You may have heard that a penguin courts his would-be mate by presenting a shiny pebble. If she...

Learn: Bringing-The-Zoo-To-You

Bringing the Zoo to You Check out the Zoo’s web cams, our podcast, and some additional fun and educational programming we are creating for you and your family at home. Please consider giving to our Emergency Operating Fund to support the care of our 7,000 animal...