Zoo Babies: Siberian tiger cub is the most adorable addition to Six Flags family

Welcome to AOL Lifestyle's Zoo Babies, which profiles the newest and most adorable additions to zoos across America. From a baby sloth named Wookiee to a rambunctious baby tiger named Carli, these zoo babies will fulfill your daily dose of cuteness.  

When New Jersey's Six Flags Great Adventure welcomed a rare Siberian tiger cub two months ago, there was only one name they could go with: Carli, after USWNT star and fellow New Jerseyan Carli Llyod. 

"Carli, much like her namesake, is very fierce," explained veterinarian Dr. Ken Keiffer. Like all cats at birth, she was born blind, only seeing for the first time a week after birth.

The zoo has been tracking Carli's growth and progress since she was born and was forced to step in to bottlefeed the cub after her mom refused to nurse her. In just eight weeks, she's gained around 13 pounds, which is just a fraction of what she'll weight at adulthood's 500 pounds. 

"When we intervene, we become mom," said Dr. Keiffer. 

See more of the zoo's rambunctious addition in the video above! 

Related: Scroll through below to see more adorable tiger cubs 

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White tiger cubs at San Jorge Zoo
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White tiger cubs at San Jorge Zoo
Newborn white Siberian tiger cubs are presented to the media at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A newborn white Siberian tiger cub is presented to the media at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
Newborn white Siberian tiger cubs are presented to the media at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
Newborn white Siberian tiger cubs are presented to the media at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
Newborn white Siberian tiger cubs play next to their mother as they are presented to the media at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
A newborn white Siberian tiger cub is pictured in its enclosure at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
A newborn white Siberian tiger cub is pictured next to its mother in their enclosure at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
A newborn white Siberian tiger cub is pictured in its enclosure at San Jorge zoo in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez
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