Second Giraffe Baby Born
Katoumi a female West African Giraffe gave birth on Friday 28th March under the watchful eye of the animal keeping staff avid and keepers. Keepers first saw the signs of birth at 11:30am and the male calf was born around 1pm. He is yet to be named however one name in the hat is “Kofi” a Ghanan name meaning “boy born on a Friday”
February 18th saw the birth of the very first giraffe calf at South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Dalton in Furness Cumbria. A female Belle was a suprise for keepers when they arrived to work in the morning.