Puggle — a Baby Short-beaked Echidna — Hatches at Brookfield Zoo

First Time Egg-Laying Mammal, Hatches at Zoo Brookfield, Ill. – The Chicago Zoological Society, which manages Brookfield Zoo, is happy to announce the hatching of a short-beaked echidna (pronounced ih · KID · nuh). The hatching of this baby echidna, which is called a puggle, is a first in the zoo’s history. Echidnas is very … Read more