National Zoo: Name that black-footed ferret

Some adorable animal news to end your day: The National Zoo is seeking a name for its latest webcam star, a female black-footed ferret born April 15.


(What would you name her? )

Ferret fans can vote on the following list of zookeeper-approved names by noon Friday.

Meeteetse: The last known population of 24 wild ferrets was found at Meeteetse, Wyoming.

Rosebud: The Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota, is one of the wild-release sites for ferrets bred in captivity.

Shirley: Shirley Basin, Wyoming, is another one of these sites.

Cheyenne: The Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in South Dakota, is yet another release site.

(If it helps your decision, her mother was named Jambalaya and her father went by Lido.) What would you name her?

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