What’s five feet tall, weighs almost one hundred pounds and has the name “mouse”? A new baby reticulated giraffe at Memphis Zoo!
A baby girl, named “Panya,” was born Sunday, August 13 to parents “Angela Kate” and “Niklas.” Panya is Swahili, and means “tiny,” or “mouse,” and references her petite frame. Giraffes are usually around six feet when born.
“We are thrilled to welcome Panya into our...