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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo welcomes new baby howler monkey

The babu was born on January 16
Credit: Cleveland Metroparks Zoo/Facebook

CLEVELAND — This will get your weekend off to a great start. 

On Friday, the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo announced the birth of a baby black howler monkey. 

According to the zoo's Facebook page, the baby was born on January 16. Parents Maxine and Rocco are doing great!

Here are some fast facts from the zoo about black howler monkeys before you head to see the new baby at the Primate Cat & Aquatics building:

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