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WATCH: New footage of adorable one-month-old polar bear cub at Highland Wildlife Park


By Gavin Musgrove

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The one month old polar bear cub in the cubbing den.
The one month old polar bear cub in the cubbing den.

The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland has shared a video of a one-month-old polar bear cub at Highland Wildlife Park.

The latest footage shared by the wildlife conservation charity shows the little one wriggling and rolling over before settling down for a sleep in the cubbing den with mum Victoria close by.

The baby polar bear was born in mid-December last year and the event was celebrated as a 'tremendous occasion' and testament to the park's team hard work.

Back in 2017, Victoria gave birth to Hamish, the UK’s first polar bear cub in 25 years,

As part of the breeding programme for the species, Hamish moved to Yorkshire Wildlife Park in November 2020.

Visitors are not be able to see the youngster yet as both mum and cub are settled in the off-show den to give them peace and quiet during the first sensitive few months.

You can find more information on the Highland Wildlife Park's website.


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