Disney’s Animal Kingdom Welcomes a Baby Girl Mandrill!

Congrats to the Mandrill family at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! A new baby girl has arrived and she’s absolutely adorable to say the least. This little girl was born Saturday, April 10, to first-time mom Hazel and dad Linus. Ready for the cutie’s name? Cast members named the infant Ivy to fit in with the rest of her colorful family – Olive, Scarlett, Snow and Hazel. Check out the cute video below.


As shared by Disney: “Disney’s Animal Care team welcomed an adorable baby mandrill into the world overnight at Disney’s Animal Kingdom! First-time Mom Hazel and baby Ivy have already settled in with the rest of the troop at Kilimanjaro Safaris.”

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And here are more sweet photos as shared by Disney:

Credit: Disney
Credit: Disney

Congrats to the Mandrill family and all the hard-working Cast Members that made this little girl’s arrival so special. Keep a look out for Ivy on your next ride on Kilimanjaro Safaris at Disney’s Animal Kingdom!

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I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.