Sunday, November 07, 2004

BORN BEHIND BARS

Zoo Celebrates Birth of Baby Chimp

Staff members at the Baltimore Zoo are celebrating a new arrival today.

A Male chimpanzee was born to longtime "Chimpanzee Forest" resident Joice and newcomer Joe, on October 20,2004.

The baby is the first chimpanzee birth at the Zoo since Raven was born in 1995.

Joe, the father, is on loan from the Detroit Zoo for breeding purposes....