Baby Tapir Naming Contest Ends Today

The online contest to name the baby Baird's tapir at Reid Park Zoo ends at midnight tonight. The calf was born Nov. 9. The three names to be voted on are: Tilba, Iibu, and Darien. The names were chosen by zookeepers and a researcher for the Baird's Tapir Project in Nicaragua.

Visit Reid Park Zoo's Facebook page or watch the Tucson 12 video below to learn more about the tapir. The winning name will be announced tomorrow.