Zoo Miami welcomes baby giraffe

Baby giraffe has neonatal exam

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MIAMI - There's a brand-new baby giraffe at Zoo Miami, and it had its first checkup Thursday morning.

The calf was born Monday to parents Mia and Fezzik.

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Veterinarians examined the baby giraffe Thursday, giving it vaccinations and performing other procedures to keep it healthy.

The baby, a female, has not been named yet.

It is the 45th giraffe born at Zoo Miami.

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