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Polar bear cub prepares for new home in New York

...Point Lay residents rescued the cub and named it for the Inupiat word for their village. Alaska Airlines flew Kali to Anchorage. Zoo officials recorded its weight at 18.6 pounds, Lampee said, but Kali is more than triple that at nearly 66 pounds...
Glacier bear hit by vehicle disappears

...said a garbage-raiding glacier bear captured some years ago in the Gastineau Avenue area downtown ended up in the Anchorage Zoo. As one of the people who worked to change garbage handling rules to cut down on the number of bear incidents in the...
Alaska Digest

...power on while the substation was down for maintenance, the second open switch triggered the outage, Wood explained. Anchorage Zoo gets two orphaned cubs ANCHORAGE - A Willow man shot and killed a sow grizzly bear after it killed a moose calf and...
Anchorage zoo installs treadmill for its elephant

A 16,000-pound treadmill specifically built to exercise Maggie the elephant arrived at the Alaska Zoo, but the question remains: Just how do you get a more than 4-ton animal fighting the battle of the bulge to use a treadmill?
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Grizzly bear breaks into Anchorage Zoo Zoo looking for new home for hungry...said Pat Lampi, curator of the Anchorage Zoo, who darted the 3´-year-old...tantrum. Grizzly bear breaks into Anchorage Zoo 042400 Local 7 The Juneau Empire...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...out whenever she wishes. She also has her own pond. Maggie, 19, was brought from a game farm in New York to the Anchorage Zoo when she was a year old to be a companion for Annabelle, another zoo elephant. ``Maggie was the most unruly, awful...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...glacier'' bear that developed a fondness for Gastineau Avenue garbage was captured. Officials shipped it to the Anchorage Zoo, where it was named ``Taku'' and went on display. Share this page: Print Email Archives Garbage plus bears...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...surviving twin will go to a local resident who is certified to work with wildlife. If it survives, it will go to the Anchorage Zoo. Reddit Archives KETCHIKAN - The fawns would have been better left alone. Fawns better off left...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Thomas "Smitty" Smith told a crowd gathered Sunday to watch a mid-afternoon snack being fed to the cubs at the Anchorage zoo. "You might see a little bit of fighting. "They're siblings, and one of them is already becoming dominant...
Military airlifts Alaska's only elephant to California

...At the sanctuary, Maggie will have 30 acres where she will live with nine other elephants. Maggie arrived at the Anchorage zoo as a baby in 1983 after her herd was culled in South Africa. She lives as the sole occupant in the zoo's elephant...


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