Awww! Milwaukee County Zoo announces birth of tiger cubs

MILWAUKEE, Wis. — They’re just too cute!

The Milwaukee County Zoo announced the birth of three Amur (Siberian) tiger cubs and gave the public their first look at the new arrivals.

The zoo said the cubs were born on Sept. 14. All three and their mother, Amba, are doing well, zoo officials said. The Milwaukee County Zoo last welcomed a new litter of cubs in 2009.

4 Fast Facts

  • Three tiger cubs born at Milwaukee County Zoo
  • The cubs are currently being kept away from the public
  • They were born on Sept. 14
  • The last time the zoo welcomed a new litter of tiger cubs was 2009

Right now, the photos and videos from the zoo are the only way to see the cubs. They’re currently “off exhibit” and won’t be on public view for several more weeks.

The zoo said it would make an announcement when the cubs are ready for their public debut.

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