NAPLES, Fla.-- The Naples Zoo has a new baby Bongo, and it needs a name.
First-time mother, three-year-old Bongo, Amara gave birth to the male calf at 2:25 A.M., Wednesday, January 23rd. He weighs about 40lbs and stands approximately 2-feet tall. The Bongo is a critically endangered species.
Now, there are three names you can choose from for the baby Bongo.
- Mosi- Swahili for first born
- Lozi- Swahili for almond, the bongos' favorite thing to browse
- Bakari- Swahili for 'one who will succeed'
You can pick your favorite name, by clicking here.
Voting ends February 6th, 2019.