WOSU News Archives For: April 16, 2004

Elephant gives birth at Columbus zoo

12:00AM
April
16, 2004

The Columbus Zoo has a new resident Friday – a baby elephant. The 280-pound male calf was delivered by Phoebe, a 17-year-old, 6,800 pound Asian elephant. Phoebe delivered the calf about 3:30 am as volunteers watched through a video monitor.