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Zoosiana Names New Baby Giraffe Millie After Longtime Educator

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Zoosiana Names New Baby Giraffe Millie After Longtime Educator
Zoosiana Names New Baby Giraffe Millie After Longtime Educator
Zoosiana Names New Baby Giraffe Millie After Longtime Educator

October 16th.

Things are looking up here in acadianawith some happy news this evening as the zoosiana family grew with a new baby giraffe giving many people reasons to smile.news 1's cassie schirm was at the zoo today and has more about the new baby.

With the lack of visitors during this pandemic and damage from delta the zoosiana zoo was excited for the good newsmatt oldenburg zooziana manager "we have the best news with the baby giraffe names millie she was born on september 20 sh's 3 1/2 weeks old and sh's the most perfect giraffe you could ever ask for."when you see her i's i's not hard to fall in love with baby millieso cute!

And the staff could't be more excited to have her here.we know the public will love her too.

A perfect 3 giraffe needs a perfect name.

We have borrowed the name from melinda magnum magnum was a long time educator here in the acadiana area to impact the lives of countless students and families she passed away earlier this year that was a close friend of the xu and she absolutely loved the drafts so we could't think of a better name than millie for this newborn giraffewith mother evangeline and father gabriel, big sister, josie, and now baby millie the zoo is looking to give the family a new space."a growing family requires more room and so w've dedicated a pasture habitat on the north side of the zoo with a lot more real estate and we need to build a bigger barn to move our draft 3 family there so they can continue to grow and we can bring in unrelated drafts and manage reproduction in a bigger family moving forward."in order to do that though the zoo is going to need the publics help.sot cassienow if you guys would like to see millie or any of our family here at the zoo you guys can come here anytime during the week from 9 'clock to 5 pm in lafayette and cassie schirm news 15.

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