Flamingo hatchling reunited with mom

Baby flamingo begins hatching process

Author: Jennifer Jacobs, Producer, jjacobs@wplg.com
Published On: May 25 2013 08:52:10 AM EDT   Updated On: May 25 2013 08:55:34 AM EDT
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JUNGLE ISLAND, Fla. -

Jungle Island is keeping a watchful eye on a baby flamingo hatchling.

The baby began hatching Tuesday night. It is a process that can take several days.

The hatchling has been placed back in the nest with its mother who is taking good care of her new baby. The staff on Jungle Island say they remain vigilant and they are ready to step in if needed.