• The Zoo Welcomes a Female Baby Masai Giraffe!

    4 monthes ago - By Phoenix Zoo

    Loads of cuteness coming your way!
    The Phoenix Zoo welcomed a female baby Masai giraffe on Tuesday, June 26. She is being extremely well cared for by her very protective mother, Imara.
    Imara and the baby will remain in the giraffe barn until the calf is old enough to be introduced to other animals and go out on the Savanna.
    Imara is a seven-year-old Masai giraffe and arrived at the Zoo in 2012 as recommended by the Masai Giraffe Species Survival Plan to breed with our nine-year-old male Masai giraffe, Miguu. Miguu came to Phoenix in 2010 from the Los Angeles Zoo.
    This is the Zoo's second...
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