VIDEO: How Do You Handle a Teething Polar Bear?

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Do you remember the video of the polar bear cub at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium who was caught on camera sleeping? It was so cute the video was viral and the zoo said the nearly 2-month-old cub continues to grow.

Zoo staff said in a video posted Thursday the young cub is now teething and is nearly 7 pounds. She was born just over 52 days ago a mere half pound.

Staff said they had to remove the cub after her mother, Aurora, had walked away from her. They have since been nursed the cub.

The staff goes into how they are handling the teething in their Facebook post and the cub is as cute as ever.

 

POLAR BEAR CUB UPDATE! On today's Wildlife and Wild Places with president and CEO Tom Stalf, go behind the scenes to learn more about the around the clock care this little polar bear girl receives!

Posted by Columbus Zoo and Aquarium on Thursday, December 31, 2015

 

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