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Orphaned Bear Cubs Leave Den at Detroit Zoo

Orphaned Bear Cubs Leave Den at Detroit Zoo
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Three orphaned grizzly bear cubs that came to the Detroit Zoo from Alaska in December have made their zoo debut. Mike, Thor and Boo were orphaned after their mother was shot and killed by a poacher.

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12:07PM PDT on Apr 12, 2013


8:23AM PDT on Mar 26, 2013

let them free, they don't belong in a zoo

7:40AM PST on Mar 5, 2013


2:01PM PST on Mar 2, 2013

Good job! I hope the cubs live happy.

8:02PM PST on Jan 29, 2013

I seem to recall that a lot of people weren't happy that the cubs were being transported out of their native environment. Looks like the right decision was made! May they live happily ever after!

10:59AM PST on Jan 27, 2013

I echo Barbara J's comment.

4:56PM PST on Jan 16, 2013

Glad they were rescued. Hope the poacher was arrested.

3:47AM PST on Nov 29, 2012


5:02AM PDT on Oct 8, 2012

So glad somebody managed to save them and they seem to be happy now! Thanks!

12:24AM PDT on Oct 3, 2012

Thanks for sharing!

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