Bern shuts its "Bear Pit" as last bea...

Bern shuts its "Bear Pit" as last bear Pedro dies

There are 2 comments on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from May 1, 2009, titled Bern shuts its "Bear Pit" as last bear Pedro dies. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

In this April 10, 2009 file photo Brown bear Pedro lies on the ground as the zoo visitors shadows of the Baerengraben ditch are silhouetted on the ground in Bern, Switzerland.

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Alviso, CA

#1 May 1, 2009
Ah -- finally some good news today! That hideous bear pit is history. Poor Pedro had a miserable life.

“To love and be loved”

Since: Jun 08

right here, right now...

#2 May 2, 2009
Bear Pedro was euthased from painful incurable arthritis. So sad, ending the Bear Dynasty that lasted 500 years.

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