MEMPHIS, TENN. – Staff members at
the Memphis Zoo welcomed a baby California sea lion pup on June 27. The newest
addition to Northwest Passage was born to proud parents, “Andre” and “Callie.”
The baby girl, named “Teva,” is
currently being hand-reared by Zoo staff. This is the first successful sea lion
birth at the Memphis Zoo. Callie, Teva’s mother, has birthed two other pups in
previous years that did not survive infancy.
“She’s had to learn how to take a