Houston Zoo welcomes newborn giraffe

By Nakia Cooper - Senior Web Editor
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HOUSTON - The Houston Zoo showed off its newest addition to the family Friday, welcoming a newborn giraffe.

Baby Kamili was born on Aug. 3 and weighed 130 pounds.  She stands 6 feet tall. 

Kamili's birth brings the zoo's herd of Masai giraffe to 10.

According to the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, there are currently slightly over 100 Masai giraffe living in 28 North American zoos.

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