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Interests: chris and andrew love baby animals and it just so happens that they know a bunch of folks at zoos. these insitutions are always welcoming new arrivals, so we figured why not put them all in one place?
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On February 13th, Safari West welcomed a brand new baby giraffe born there on the Sonoma Serengeti. This 6-foot newborn tips the scales at 130 pounds and is ready to meet his fans! There’s just one problem. He needs a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at ZooBorns
Video and photos courtesy of Erie Zoo Babies on board! These little ones may not be as cute and cuddly as some of the other babies at the Erie Zoo, but they sure are cool! Emperor scorpions are native to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at ZooBorns
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Naples Zoo is celebrating the birth of a critically endangered Eastern bongo calf - their first baby of 2021. Five-year-old bongo, Amara, gave birth to a female calf at approximately 6:00 pm Sunday, January 17, 2021. The calf weighs 46... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at ZooBorns
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ZooBorns is Aww-some, but we couldn’t do it without our fans. You raise thousands for Accredited Zoos & Aquariums on ZooBorns' channels. You build awareness for conservation programs all over the world by engaging with our posts. Thank you! Want... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at ZooBorns
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Animal care staff at Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, RI perform routine weigh-ins to confirm their little ones continue to thrive. This video was taken at eight days old. Today, at just over three weeks, these pups are already... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at ZooBorns
In July of last year Erie Zoo welcomed two red panda cubs, one male and one female. These cubs were first time offspring to Erie Zoo red panda pairing “Pumori” and “Delilah.” On a routine check a few days after... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at ZooBorns
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The Zoo Knoxville Silvered-leaf langur born November 30 to parents Lucy and Walter has been introduced to the troop! The new female is hitting her milestones and all of the langurs have a hand in caring for the new addition.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2021 at ZooBorns
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A bear cuscus has been born at Zoo Wrocław! Why is this birth so special? Only 4 zoos in the world house this species and only in Wrocław has it been bred successfully. In nature, bear cuscuses live only on... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Sydney, Wednesday 17 February 2021: Small, covered in barnacles and fighting for her life – that was the way a young and critically endangered Hawksbill Turtle was found by SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium staff late last year after receiving a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo yesterday announced the arrival of a two-month-old Malayan tiger cub from the Tulsa Zoo. The female Malayan tiger cub, named Indrah, has joined Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s two Amur tiger cubs that were born in late December to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 19, 2021 at ZooBorns
Keepers and staff at Attica Zoological Park in Athens, Greece are thrilled to announce the birth of a male baby Siamang gibbon. The infant was born December 21 and he’s the 4th baby of Attica’s pair, Guildo and Conor. Attica... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2021 at ZooBorns
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A birth is always a joy and this is double when, in addition, it is a reason for optimism for the planet's biodiversity. The BIOPARC technical team closely followed the evolution of the females in the dril group and, early... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Staff at Fossil Rim Wildlife Center in Glen Rose, Texas are thrilled to see baby scimitar-horned oryx running around the Front Pasture, especially considering this is a critically endangered species. One calf is born after a gestation period of eight... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2021 at ZooBorns
Healthy and lively lion cubs are preventively vaccinated against cat flu, dewormed and weighed by the zoo vet at Royal Burgers' Zoo Arnhem, 4th February 2021 - Thursday 4th February 2021 in the early morning, zoo vet Henk Luten preventively... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Bramble Park Zoo in Watertown South Dakota received an early Christmas gift. A baby yak was born! This is the first for the 108-year-old AZA accredited zoo. In the early morning hours of December 15, zookeepers spotted something on the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2021 at ZooBorns
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This is the first glimpse of one of the most unusual and threatened lemurs in the world – born at Bristol Zoo Gardens. It is an aye-aye and although it arrived almost two months ago it has been kept out... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo today announced the birth of two Amur tiger cubs, the first tigers born in Cleveland in 20 years. The cubs, a male and female, were born overnight between December 24 and December 25, and are being hand-reared... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Pippa, a female cheetah at Cango Wildlife Ranch gave birth to 5 purrrrfect cheetah cubs at the end of 2020. Since the worldwide epidemic has threatened to close Cango Wildlife Ranch, a 35-year-old business, they were honored to receive an... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2021 at ZooBorns
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SEATTLE—The baby boom continues at Woodland Park Zoo with the birth of a western lowland gorilla and it’s a girl! The mom, Nadiri (naw-DEER-ee), gave birth Friday, January 29, at 10:25 a.m. (PST). The gestation period for gorillas is eight... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2021 at ZooBorns
It may only be February, but here at ZooBorns there’s already been plenty to report! Enjoy this compilation of ZooBorns’ twenty most popular babies of January 2021*. Every Little Bat Helps: 3 Rare 'Rod' Bat Babies Born at Oregon Zoo... Continue reading
Posted Feb 1, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Taronga Zoo Sydney is thrilled to announce the birth of four Bolivian Squirrel Monkey babies, bringing the total number of Squirrel Monkey babies born this season to an impressive seven. The seventh and final Squirrel Monkey birth took place last... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2021 at ZooBorns
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SINGAPORE, 26 January 2021 – Singapore’s very own Simba was born on 23 October 2020. The male lion cub was conceived through assisted reproduction at the Wildlife Healthcare and Research Centre in Singapore Zoo. Keepers and veterinarians worked to collect... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2021 at ZooBorns
On the 12th January 2021, Port Lympne welcomed a newborn male Javan Gibbon! Port Lympne has rewilded 7 Javan gibbons from Port Lympne and their sister park, Howletts. Aspinall Foundation is the world’s most successful breeder of Javan gibbons with... Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2021 at ZooBorns
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The Prague Zoo is thrilled to announce it has successfully bred a Pesquet’s parrot, a first for any zoo in continental Europe. The birth also marks a rare achievement for zoos all around the world. The chick, who was bred... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2021 at ZooBorns
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Two polar bear cubs were born at the Detroit Zoo on November 17, 2020, to 8-year-old mother Suka, and 16-year-old father, Nuka. The cubs, who have not been named yet, are the first polar bears to be born and successfully... Continue reading
Posted Jan 28, 2021 at ZooBorns