Zoo in the News

Press Releases


Summer Zoo Camp Reaches New Zoo Attendance Record
August 13, 2019


Pittsburgh Zoo Mourns Passing of Lion
July 10, 2019


A New Chick in Town
July 9, 2019


Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Voted Best Place to Take Kids in Pittsburgh
June 19, 2019


Father’s Day at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium
June 14, 2019


Clouded Leopard Cub has New Name and New Companion
May 22, 2019


Mother’s Day Celebration at the Zoo
May 6, 2019


Zoo Nominated as Best Place to Take Kids in the ‘Burgh
April 23, 2019


Pittsburgh Zoo Introduces New Clouded Leopard Cub
April 18, 2019


Pittsburgh Zoo Performs Lemur Mastectomy
April 16, 2019


Courageous Sea Lion Loses Battle with Cancer
February 27, 2019


Pittsburgh Zoo is Sensory Certified
January 10, 2019


Free For All: Holiday Edition
December 17, 2018


Pittsburgh Zoo Wins Two Prestigious Awards
November 29, 2018


Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Assists with Hurricane Relief Efforts in Panama City Beach
October 23, 2018


Western Lowland Gorilla Reaches Milestone Birthday
September 23, 2018


Zoo Sea Lion Receives Innovative Cancer Treatment
September 13, 2018


Patch and Alice Plus Six
July 26, 2018


Baby Lynx Debut
June 21, 2018


Baby Gorilla is a Boy
June 6, 2018


Meet Our Baby Lynx Kittens
May 25, 2018


Moka the Gorilla Gives Birth
May 25, 2018


Baby Siamang Swings for the Outdoors
May 17, 2018


Hay Feeders Fit for an Elephant
May 3, 2018


Tiger Cubs Venture into Tiger Yard
May 3, 2018


Harbor the Sea Turtle is Ready to Go Home
April 10, 2018


Meet the Baby River Otters
March 15, 2018


Amur Tiger Cubs
March 5, 2018


Razi the Lion Gets a Tooth Canal
January 16, 2018


Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Participates in Rescue of Stranded Manatees
December 7, 2017


Amur Tiger Cubs Born
November 28, 2017


Baby Elephant Passes
August 31, 2017


Baby Elephant in Critical Condition
August 24, 2017


Coolio is Ready for Visitors
July 20, 2017


Baby Elephant Debut
July 6, 2017


Baby Elephant Born Premature
May 31, 2017


Pittsburgh Zoo Receives Animal Care Award
November 21, 2016


Sand Tiger Sharks Make Their Move
August 12, 2016


Sand Tiger Sharks Headed to Georgia
July 13, 2016


Media Contact

Tracy Gray

Media and Public Relations Manager

Office: 412-365-2538

Email: pr@pittsburghzoo.org