Ballots are in: Como Zoo's baby giraffe named 'Sota'

Ballots are in: Como Zoo's baby giraffe named 'Sota' Photo: Como Zoo

Updated: October 21, 2019 12:04 PM

A name for a baby giraffe born at the Como Zoo last month has been decided.

According to a news release from the City of St. Paul, the giraffe's name has been chosen to represent the state: 'Sota.' Over the MEA weekend, Minnesotans casted over 2,300 ballots in picking between Sota, Elliott and Fonzie. Sota captured 43% of the vote, followed by Elliot (37%) and Fonzie (20%). 


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