Milwaukee County Zoo welcomes new elephant, Belle 🐘
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- An elephant in South Carolina made her way up to Wisconsin for her big move to the Milwaukee County Zoo.
The Zoo announced the arrival of Belle on Wednesday, Nov. 20.
Welcome, Belle! She arrived this morning from @RiverbanksZoo. She has been eating, drinking and interacting with enrichment.— Milwaukee County Zoo (@MilwaukeeCoZoo) November 20, 2019
Ruth, Brittany and Belle trumpeted upon her arrival. After Belle’s quarantine, she'll be introduced to Ruth and Brittany ?? pic.twitter.com/ay5TH05AaG
Belle is a 38-year-old African elephant. Recently, her companions passed away at the Riverbanks Zoo in South Carolina. To make sure Belle has company, she's made the move to Milwaukee.
The Zoo says when she arrived, Belle was eating, drinking and interacting with enrichment.
Belle joins Ruth and Brittany, two other elephants at the Milwaukee County Zoo's new exhibit.