FORT WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Fort Worth Zoo’s newest, knobby-kneed baby giraffe brings their herd to 8.

Keepers and veterinary staff are keeping a close watch on the little one, who was born Monday.

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Awe, preshy! (credit: Fort Worth Zoo)

Calf and mom Kala are currently bonding together in their barn as the rest of the herd is slowly introduced to the little one.

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It will take some time before the baby joins all his friends on exhibit.

Still no word on the baby mammal’s height, weight or gender.

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Regardless, the/she sure is cute!