The Metro Richmond Zoo is pleased to announce the birth of two Dromedary camels. On May 12th, Kya, a 7 year old camel, gave birth to a healthy female calf. The baby is nursing from mom, and they are bonding well. Both Kya and baby are on exhibit everyday.
On June 27th, a second Dromedary camel was born at the Zoo to parents, Mindy and Walter. He is doing great, and getting along with the rest of the herd.
Watch a video here: