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Three little pigs: Zoo welcomes baby babirusa to the family

Guests visiting Riverbanks Zoo and Garden this weekend will have an opportunity to see the Zoo's newest addition—a two-week-old female babirusa.

The baby babirusa is the first offspring of parents Wilma and Bertello and the first of its species to be born at Riverbanks.

"Right now, we are still introducing the newborn to its exhibit," said John Davis, curator of mammals at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden. "The process is going very smoothly, and with the weather warming up we hope to have her out on exhibit daily in the coming weeks."

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