Zoo Sauvage

Baby Bear Quadruplets for Zoo Sauvage

Baby Bear Cubs Zoo Sauvage Up Close 1

When Zoo Sauvage's twelve year old mama Black Bear emerged from the den after hibernation this spring, she brought a surprise… or four. Bear cub quadruplets are rare and usually reflect a healthy mother who is larger than your average bear - this she-bear fits the bill. Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicien's Black Bears live in an open 824 acre habitat called Nature Trail Park.

Baby Bear Cubs Zoo Sauvage With Mom 1Photo credits: Zoo Sauvage de St-Félicien

The Bear Witch Project

Just four days ago, Zoo Sauvage of St-Félicien in Quebec welcomed two baby Polar Bear cubs and the Zoo's den-cam captured the cubs' birth and first hours. This ultra rare footage of newborn Polar Bear cubs reveals this fact - baby polar bears spend their entire first day screeching.

Note that these grainy low-light videos are not so much cute as they are EXTREMELY noisy. Mother Polar Bears should be issued Aspirin. 

Mama bear cleans her screeching cubs

The actual birth of the 2nd cub and more screeching 

Mama bear lets the cubs nurse accompanied by abundant screeching

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