We're Expecting!

Ultrasound of baby elephant

 

The news is out! The OKC Zoo is about to, for the second time, welcome one of the world's biggest babies--an Asian elephant, who will weigh approximately 300 pounds at birth. This is mom Asha's second delivery. Her first was Malee, born in April 2011. Malee is excited to finally be a big sister.  You can read more about the Zoo's 22-month journey during Asha's pregnancy.

 

OKC Zoo Elephant Pregnancy Announcement

INTEGRIS Shares Expertise Press Release

 

You'll soon be able to follow the links below for all the exciting details:

 

Watch mom and baby on the Elephant Cam, presented by News 9.

 

Vote now! Click here to help choose the new baby elephant's name.

 

Sign up for Elephant Essentials to gain exclusive access to birth updates, Zoo keeper insights and more!

 

Click here to learn about the entire Elephant family

 

Click here to learn how the Zoo cares for and protects this impressive species