It’s not New Year’s Day, but the staff of St. Felicien are hoping to welcome two new members into their polar bear swim club. The polar bear cubs have never been in an exhibit as large as their new home, let alone one with a real swimming pool. How will they react – especially in front of the large crowd of visitors and media invited to their coming-out party?
Toronto’s male dhole – or Asiatic wild dog – hasn’t had a mate in months. Now he’s got two – fresh from a zoo in Britain.
Curly the yak seems to be getting used to wearing his halter. But the last time he wore it, he got a needle in his behind for a TB test. So he just might be a bit testy wearing it today.