Baby Hamadryas Baboon Debuts at Prospect Park Zoo

NEW YORK (AP/Hamodia) -
A male infant Hamadryas baboon was presented to the public at the Prospect Park Zoo.

There’s a new face to see on Chol Hamoed at Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Zoo. A male infant Hamadryas baboon, born on Oct. 22, is now on view to the public. His mother is Kaia and his father is Bole.

Hamadryas baboons are found in the Arabian peninsula and northeastern Africa. The zoo breeds them as part of the Species Survival Plan, a program administered by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.