Press Releases

releasesFrom animal births to new exhibit openings, these press releases give you the quickest access to the latest Zoo news. If you need additional information or have questions about the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, please contact our public relations team at pr@pittsburghzoo.org.


Recent Media Releases

  12/1/2014 - Zoo Caring for Stranded Sea Turtles
11/17/2014 - Elephant Enrichment
  11/5/2014 - Rescued Sea Turtle Heading Home
  8/29/2014 - Giraffe Meet and Greet
  8/15/2014 - Zebras are Back
  7/25/2014 - Cheetahs are Out
  7/10/2014 - Walk Like a Flamingo
  5/29/2014 - First Macaroni Chick Hatched at Zoo
  5/21/2014 - Gentle Giants arrive at the Zoo 
  4/25/2014 - Zoo Rescues Severely Injured Elephant Seal   
  4/12/2014 - Baby Gorilla Turns One
  2/18/2014 - Zoo Supports Elephant Conservation
    1/7/2014 - New Cheetahs Arrive at Zoo


2013

11/16/2013 - Is Zoo Polar Bear Pregnant
11/13/2013 - A Bird's Eyeview
  9/26/2013 - Tiger Cub has a Name
  9/11/2013 - Baby Gorilla Back with Family
    9/6/2013 - Elephant Birth Success Story
  8/30/2013 - Black and Gold Pep Rally
  8/28/2013 - Zoo Hosts International Elephant and Rhino Symposium
    8/1/2013 - Young Bull Elephant Battles Rare Autoimmune Disease
    7/3/2013 - Baby Tiger now out everyday
  5/29/2013 - Baby Gorilla Hand Raised
  5/17/2013 - Baby Tiger Makes Media Debut
    5/2/2013 - Baby Rhino has a New Name in time for Cinco de Rhino
  4/17/2013 - Two New Babies at the Zoo
    4/4/2013 - Meet our New Red Panda
  2/13/2013 - Zoo Gorilla may be Pregnant
    2/2/2013 - Zoo Black Bears select winner in Super Bowl Coin Toss
    2/1/2013 - January Attendance Sets New Montly Record
  1/18/2013 - Penguin Walks