A baby giraffe is born at Ellen Trout Zoo

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Ellen Trout Zoo Masai Giraffe was born sometime Tuesday night.

He received a "well baby" check. A spokesperson with the zoo said the mother, Emi Lane, is being good to her baby and both of them will be on exhibit this weekend, in case you want to pay them a visit during the Fourth of July festivities.

There's no name for the zoo's newest addition yet.

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