It's a Girl! Help Name the Baby Giraffe!

Published 03/26 2013 01:52PM

Updated 03/26 2013 05:03PM

A baby animal is a welcomed sight for a conservation center in Connecticut.

The rare, and endangered Rothschild Giraffe is not even a week old yet.

She's the first to be born at the Connecticut facility.

Rothschild Giraffes are distinguished by their lack of spots below the knee.

They are native to East Africa.

When fully grown the giraffe could reach 18 feet in height.

Zookeepers are holding a contest online.

They'll choose the top five names ... write them on five toys, and let the giraffe pick which one she likes best.

To enter the online contest,

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