A Rhode Island zoo announced the birth of a critically endangered red wolf pup. It is the first born at the facility since 2005.
The Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence announced the pup was born May 5 to first-time mother Brave, 6, and father Diego, 7.
The zoo said the pup is the first red wolf born at the zoo since 2005.
Red wolves are considered to be the world’s most endangered canid species, with 15-20 remaining in the wild.