Category: Baby Animals

Tufani Junior: Son of the Storm

Tufani is the Swahili word for storm and once upon a time, a giraffe bearing that name ambled across the hillsides of Safari West. A massive, graceful creature, Tufani stood...

March 5, 2016 by Jared Paddock

Animal Update: How’s Gizmo?

Gizmo Jaxon the patas monkey; star of the Safari West Name That Monkey extravaganza! Remember that adorable little guy? You fans of Safari West helped name him back in August...

February 12, 2016 by Jared Paddock

Nikki and Nikki: The Keeper and the Giraffe

Christmas came a bit early this year at Safari West. On November 8th at about 3 in the afternoon one of our giraffes, a beautiful female by the name of...

December 1, 2015 by Jared Paddock

Gizmo Jaxon Monkey Mayhem

On August 5th, the Safari West family welcomed our newest monkey member. We left it to you, our extended family to name the little guy and after over 1,300 suggestions...

October 1, 2015 by Jared Paddock

Baby Boom at Safari West!

New Babies Born June 1 to August 31, 2015 Safari West is enjoying a baby boom of many of the earth’s rarest creatures. Along with the animals listed below, there are several new...

September 1, 2015 by Jared Paddock

By popular vote, his name is Gizmo!

Welcome Gizmo Jaxon! On August 5th, Izze and Maurice welcomed their second bundle of joy born at Safari West, and it's a boy — Gizmo Jaxon! Safari West typically names its animals,...

September 1, 2015 by Jared Paddock