New at the Zoo - Brazos

Category: Brazos

Adopt baby Brazos in our Holiday Adoption Package

Make the holiday season elephant-astic by adopting the Zoo’s newest addition, baby  Asian  elephant Brazos ! This sweet gift is perfect for under the tree and includes an Asian elephant plush, a photo of Brazos, a personalized adoption certificate and a holiday-themed coloring kit, all packaged in a festive animal carrier box. Not only does this unique gift spread holiday cheer and celebrate the newest arrival, but it also directly supports the care and feeding of the... Read More
at Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Meet the Zoo's newest bundle of joy!

The Fort Worth Zoo is thrilled to announce the newest member of its Asian elephant herd, Brazos.  The Zoo welcomed the calf on Oct. 21, 2021. This birth, a major triumph for this endangered species, is the fourth elephant birth in the Fort Worth Zoo’s 112-year history. The calf was born at 11:35 p.m. on Oct. 21 after a 22-month gestation. He weighs 255 pounds and stands 37 inches tall. Both mother (22-year-old Bluebonnet) and baby are doing well. The initial bonding between an... Read More
at Tuesday, November 9, 2021