SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — It’s a boy! The Sacramento Zoo released pictures Tuesday of their newest red panda cub, Gizmo.
The zoo said his keepers named him after a character from the Gremlins movie.READ MORE: Sacramento Expects Busy Holiday Weekend, Will COVID Surge Impact Business?
The keepers say Gizmo is spunky, plump, and active. But he definitely enjoys his uninterrupted nap times.READ MORE: Tsunami Advisory Canceled For San Francisco Bay Area, Remains Near Santa Cruz
At six weeks old, Gizmo weights 661 grams, seven times more than his birth weight.
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