What will our giraffe calf be named? YOU can help us decide by voting for your favorite name! Cast your vote in the poll below. The names were chosen by our giraffe care team, specifically for the female calf.

VOTE NOW by selecting your favorite option below! Each person can vote once during the voting period per unique email address.
Voting ends at 11:59 p.m. MT, Sunday, November 27, 2022.

Cast Your Vote

SELECT YOUR FAVORITE NAME, THEN CLICK “SUBMIT.”

Gizmo - This name is a nod to the appearance of the calf immediately after birth. Keepers saw a resemblance to Gizmo, one of the characters in the 1984 movie Gremlins.

Wednesday - This name refers to the calf being born around Halloween and on a Wednesday. It pays homage to Wednesday, one of the characters from The Addams Family, a traditional favorite around Halloween.

DD - This name is short for "Darling Daughter." Bailey's first calf was named "BB," which was short for "Bailey's Baby."


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