Rare Black Rhino Calf Born at Blank Park Zoo
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Blank Park Zoo is celebrating the birth of a rare and endangered black rhino. The 80-pound female calf was born on October 11th, to six-year-old mom Ayana. It’s the first black rhino born at the zoo. Officials say the calf is doing well and was standing and walking within an hour of its birth and attempting to feed after two hours.