Hattiesburg Zoo celebrates new life

Hattiesburg Zoo celebrates new life

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The zoo introduced a baby male duiker to the people of Hattiesburg on Christmas Eve. A duiker is a type of antelope that's native to sub-Saharan Africa.

The zoo reopens from the holiday on Tuesday, and its inviting everyone out to meet the baby duiker. The zoo says it will hold a naming contest for its newest addition soon.