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Can you guess which chimp is baby Violet's father

Violet & Louie
Posted at 11:54 AM, Feb 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-26 12:16:45-05

BALTIMORE — The Maryland Zoo on Thursday revealed who the father is to baby chimp Violet.

For a long time, zoo staff awaited DNA test results.

The odds were narrowed down to three male chimps; Kasoje, Jack, and Louie.

Who is baby Violet's dad

In the end, Louie came back as the dad.

Violet's mother is Raven.

The Zoo says it's important to learn family trees in order to maintain a Chimpanzee Species Survival Plan, which ensures their genetic health at accredited zoos.