SLIDESHOW: 8 cheetah cubs -- cutest octuplets ever! -- at St. Louis Zoo

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ST. LOUIS (3TV/CBS 5) -

The St. Louis Zoo just announced that it welcomed eight cheetah cubs -- eight! -- in November.

Zoo curators say the adorable babies are doing great and mom Bingwa is doing a fantastic job with her super-sized litter. The average litter is three or four cubs.

Five of Bingwa's babies are girls; the remaining three are boys. 

The Zoo is keeping a close eye on the beautiful family, but Bingwa it doing the heavy lifting -- all the mom stuff -- on her own.

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