PRAGUE, Czech Republic (WISH) – It was a surprise pregnancy at the Prague Zoo in Czech Republic.
The zoo said they have a new addition, a baby gorilla.
Workers at the zoo said they didn’t even know the 24-year-old gorilla was pregnant. They said they thought she may have gained weight.
The mother, Shinda had reportedly had a number of miscarriages in the past, but zoo officials said the mother and daughter are both healthy.
Visitors were able to see Shinda cradling her newborn in her arms a day after she was born.
CNN contributed to this story.