TALL ORDER, MONTHS IN THE MAKING- Calgary Zoo welcomes female giraffe calf

Look at those legs! While the young calf is much smaller than mom Carrie, she is born already taller than all of the zoo  staff.

We have a great reason to be excited today- we have a new member of our zoo family! After nearly a year and half wait, the Calgary Zoo is proud to announce the birth of a healthy female giraffe calf.

Carrie the reticulated giraffe gave birth to her calf yesterday morning, and the “little one” is thriving, wobbly taking her first steps minutes after birth. See the “little” one in person!

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