Cincinnati Zoo announces name of baby zebra

The zoo's baby zebra, Savannah
The zoo's baby zebra, Savannah

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Cincinnati Zoo announced the name of its new baby zebra and introduced the foal to the public.

'Savannah' was born May 23 to the zoo's zebra breeding pair, Lainey Lyn and Shewa. Savannah weighed 103 pounds at birth.

The zoo solicited the public's help in naming the new zebra. Zoo visitors could give their ideas on Facebook and Twitter.

Savannah is part of the 26th annual 'Zoo Babies' event at the zoo. The public met her for the first time on Thursday.

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