Zookeepers Rally to Save Rare Gazelle Calf

The animal care team at the Oregon Zoo jumped into action last month to rescue an endangered newborn Speke's gazelle from her inattentive mom. Now 1 month old, the calf is on the road to recovery. When the calf was found cold to the touch the morning after her birth, she was sent to intensive care at the zoo’s veterinary medical center. "The rest of the day involved some heroic efforts on the part of our vet staff," said zoo curator Amy Cutting. Juliet is being slowly reintroduced to her first-time mom, Pansy, but she’s still being bottle fed five times a day and is closely monitored by her keepers. — Read it at the Oregon Zoo


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