Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Assistant Curator Harry Peachey Columbus Zoo

Name game down to 4 for baby elephant
Monday, April 27, 2009 4:48 PM
By Jennifer Smith Richards
THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH TOM DODGE | DISPATCH Click to read to the rest of the information."First and foremost, the name has to be easy to pronounce," Assistant Curator HARRY PEACHEY said in a written statement. That's so that the folks who take care of the elephant, who is a boy, can teach him to recognize his name.
The names are posted at www.columbuszoo.org. The one that receives the most votes by midnight May 6 will be announced at the zoo at 2 p.m. on May 10, which is Mother's Day.