Zoo releases pics and video of baby Tamandua

The Minnesota Zoo has announced the birth of a Tamandua, a species similar to an anteater. Tamanduas are generally clumsy animals who live in tropical climates. The newborn was born on April 8, but does not yet have a name.
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The Minnesota Zoo has announced the birth of a Tamandua, a species similar to an anteater. Tamanduas are generally clumsy animals who live in tropical climates. The newborn was born on April 8, but does not yet have a name.

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