6-month-old Oklahoma City Zoo giraffe to undergo surgery to correct terminal birth defect

  • by: BAILEY ELISE McBRIDE , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 7, 2014 - 12:40 PM

OKLAHOMA CITY — A 6-month-old giraffe born with a terminal defect that prevents her from digesting most foods is scheduled to undergo groundbreaking surgery that an Oklahoma City Zoo veterinarian said has never before been performed on her species.

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