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Como Zoo welcomes baby giraffe

Published 9:48am Friday, September 6, 2013

ST. PAUL — Como Zoo in St. Paul will introduce its new baby giraffe to the public on Sunday.

The yet-unnamed female giraffe was born last Sunday. She stands 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds.

The giraffe is the fifth calf born to mom Clover and the 17th giraffe born at Como Zoo in the last 20 years.