Ponca City, OK

Now: 50 °F

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 50 °F | Lo: 40 °F

Sunday

Hi: 73 °F 

Lo: 50 °F

Monday

Hi: 68 °F 

Lo: 45 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 73 °F 

Lo: 54 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 67 °F 

Lo: 53 °F

Thursday

Hi: 64 °F 

Lo: 45 °F

Oklahoma City Zoo announces birth of giraffe

The Associated Press - December 7, 2016 11:37 am

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – The Oklahoma City Zoo has announced the birth of a male giraffe.
The zoo said Tuesday that the giraffe calf was born Monday to a 16-year-old female named Ellie and stands more than five feet tall.
The calf’s father, Bogy, died in October 2015. The average gestation period for a giraffe is 15 months.
The zoo did not announce a name for the giraffe calf, but said he can sometimes be seen in the giraffe yard from mid-morning through early afternoon.

 

Latest Stories

Oklahoma educators charged in child abuse case may resign

Oklahoma educators charged in child abuse case may resign (Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com) PERRY, Okla....

Oklahoma appeals court OKs life sentence in toddler’s death

Oklahoma appeals court OKs life sentence in toddler’s death OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – The Oklahoma Court...

Oklahoma company recalls 466 tons of breaded chicken product

Oklahoma company recalls 466 tons of breaded chicken product OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – An Oklahoma food...