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Bottle soothes baby: Like any other eight-week-old baby; a polar bear cub finds a bottle of milk the pause that refreshes. The two cubs at the Metro Zoo; orphaned when a hunter shot their mother in the Northwest Territories; sleep after their bottle feedings; which are sheduled every three hours. Inuit children have named the cubs Sanikiluaq and Pisitik after an Inuit hunter and the Inuit word for hero. Open in full size

Bottle soothes baby: Like any other eight-week-old baby; a polar bear cub finds a bottle of milk the pause that refreshes. The two cubs at the Metro Zoo; orphaned when a hunter shot their mother in the Northwest Territories; sleep after their bottle feedings; which are sheduled every three hours. Inuit children have named the cubs Sanikiluaq and Pisitik after an Inuit hunter and the Inuit word for hero.

Picture, 1980, English

Bottle soothes baby: Like any other eight-week-old baby; a polar bear cub finds a bottle of milk the pause that refreshes. The two cubs at the Metro Zoo; orphaned when a hunter shot their mother in the Northwest Territories; sleep after their bottle feedings; which are sheduled every three hours. Inuit children have named the cubs Sanikiluaq and Pisitik after an Inuit hunter and the Inuit word for hero.

Picture, 1980, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Zoos - Metro Toronto Zoo - Animals - Bears - Polar

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0116184f