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Baby Animals at Busch Gardens

Busch Gardens welcomed a trio of baby animals this summer: a giant anteater, a spider monkey, and a kangaroo!

Baby anteater

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Currently a month old and weighing less than 5 pounds, the baby anteater will eventually grow to be over 100 pounds. The little anteater will ride on his mother’s back for about a year.

Baby anteater

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Also spending his days riding on his mother’s back, the baby spider monkey was born in June.

Spider monkey

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Spider monkey

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Finally, the newest kangaroo at Busch Gardens, named Louis, weighs under 10 pounds and spends most of his time in his mother’s pouch.

Kangaroo joey

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Kangaroo joey

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