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Polar Bear Twin Cubs Turning One and Remain at Columbus Zoo (For Now)

Anne Evans Anne Evans Polar Bear Twin Cubs Turning One and Remain at Columbus Zoo (For Now)

It’s already time to celebrate the twin polar bear cubs’ birthdays! Today, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium will be celebrating Neva and Nuniq, as well as their mother, Aurora, by giving them a special day full of fun. The zoo’s other polar bear cub, Amelia Gray, turned one just a few days ago on November […]

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More Polar Bear Cubs Born at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Anne Evans Anne Evans More Polar Bear Cubs Born at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Another set of polar bear cubs have been born at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Last week, polar bear Anana gave birth to twins at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Unfortunately, one of Anana’s cubs did not survive. However, yesterday, Anana’s sister, Aurora, also gave birth to twin cubs at 11:20 am and 3:22 pm. […]

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Two Polar Bear Cubs Born at the Columbus Zoo

Anne Evans Anne Evans Two Polar Bear Cubs Born at the Columbus Zoo

For those who are missing Nora’s adorable presence at the zoo, the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium has exciting news to share. Two polar bear cubs were born Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. Zoo officials report that “at this time the cubs appear to be strong and they are being cared for by Anana, a first-time mother.” […]

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We’ll Miss You Nora!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation We’ll Miss You Nora!

Nora knows how to beat the heat! The not-so-little baby polar bear at Columbus Zoo and Aquariumjourneys to Oregon on September 5. We’re sad to see her go, but know she’s loved Columbus as her first home. The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of […]

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Columbus Zoo Officials Make Decision to Hand-rear Polar Bear Cub

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Zoo Officials Make Decision to Hand-rear Polar Bear Cub

On Friday, November 6, 2015, two polar bear cubs were born at the Columbus Zoo, to mother bear Aurora. Unfortunately one of the cubs passed away shortly after birth. In a statement released today, the Zoo said Aurora “began taking breaks from caring for her cub late Thursday morning.” As these breaks were monitored, they […]

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