BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo welcomes new sable calf

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo has a new addition to the family.

The zoo announced a female sable was born on December 10 to a 4-year-old first-time mother.

Officials said the calf appears to be progressing normally. They added the last sable born at the zoo was in 2001.

The zoo reported sable are native to Southeastern Africa.

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