Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s adorable new baby orangutan has a name


CLEVELAND (WJW) — The voters have spoken, and the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo‘s newest orangutan has a name.

The baby boy, the zoo’s first newborn orangutan since 2014, has been dubbed Zaki, following a voting contest that involved people donating to Future for Wildlife conservation efforts when making their favored name selection.

Photo courtesy Cleveland Metroparks Zoo/Facebook

The name that received the highest donations won.

Zoo-goers can catch the baby and mama, Kera Wak, hanging out at the The RainForest habitat on the daily.

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