Five Somali Wild Ass born at the St. Louis Zoo

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis Zoo is celebrating the births of five Somali Wild Ass. The foals were born between August 19th and October 15th. The births are a first for two of the adult female wild asses.

The father of all five foals is Abai. He came from the Basel Zoo and has had a total of nine offspring born at the Saint Louis Zoo.

The foal’s names are Hirizi, Farah, Luana, Tristan and Rebel. There are a total of three males and two females.


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