Which name would you choose for the baby zebra?
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Nearly 5,000 names were submitted in the Zoo’s Baby Zebra naming contest and zookeepers who care for the Zebra narrowed it down to three names:
Abby –character on the hit CBS show NCIS
Katniss – Main character in the popular movie Hunger Games played by one of Louisville’s hometown heroes – Academy Award winner Jennifer Lawrence
Ziva - character on the hit CBS show NCIS
Zoo visitors now have the final vote which runs through Sunday, June 23.
Guests are invited to vote for their favorite name by making a monetary contribution in the voting kiosk on the Zoo’s Front Plaza. The name with the highest total donations wins and will be announced the week of June 24.
WHAS11's Michelle Arnold is talking about zebra baby names, just click on the video player above.