Baby aardvark born at the Cincinnati Zoo on Dec. 21, 2017.
CINCINNATI -- If you didn't know that aardvarks can be adorable, consider this a lesson.
Meet the zoo's newest baby, a male aardvark.
Ali the aardvark gave birth on Dec. 21, according to the Cincinnati Zoo's Facebook page.
The baby's birth weight -- three pounds -- is in the normal weight range for a newborn aardvark, the zoo's post said.
For now, mama and baby will be "cuddling behind the scenes" at the zoo, the post said.