The Virginia Zoo in Norfolk said in a press release that a bongo calf and
A crested porcupine baby, called a
An Eastern bongo calf, a male, was born to mom Betty on April 5.
The calf weighed 48.5 pounds at
The calf, who keepers named Boomer, brings the herd total to eight.
Betty and new baby are out on exhibit with the rest of the herd and can be seen in their exhibit in the Africa – Okavango Delta at various times throughout the day, depending on weather conditions and their activity levels.