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Paignton Zoo's baby giraffe has been named Valentino.

The name was chosen by readers of the Herald Express newspaper and This is South Devon web site. Hundreds of people voted - and Valentino won comfortably.

Valentino - born on Valentine's Day - is being hand reared by keepers after his mother rejected him. Riverford Organic Dairy are donating gallons of milk each week to make sure he grows up big and strong.

Rothschild's (Baringo) giraffes are classified as Endangered - there is a European Endangered species Programme for the species.

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