Baby Asian elephant born at upstate New York zoo

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A pair of Asian elephants dangle produced a 2nd calf on the Rosamund Gifford Zoo in Syracuse.

The male calf modified into once born on Jan. 15 and weighed 267 kilos. Zoo Director Ted Fox says the mother and shrimp one elephant are doing swish and their development will seemingly be posted on social media earlier to a springtime introduction to the general public. The mummy, Mali, modified into once pregnant for roughly 660 days.

Asian elephants are severely endangered as a result of habitat destruction and poaching. An estimated 30,000 are left in the wild. The Syracuse zoo is one of 11 common by the Affiliation of Zoos and Aquariums in North The United States with Asian elephant breeding purposes.

The zoo now has eight elephants and is expanding its Asian Elephant Take from 4.5 to 6 acres.

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