Zoo Med Team Euthanizes Sun Bear in Bloomington

Sep 21, 2017 / In the News

U.S. News & World Report (Sept. 20) – Officials at the Bloomington zoo said this week the bear, named Candy, died last Thursday after animal care staff and a veterinarian from the University of Illinois evaluated her. Initial findings showed the bear suffered from renal failure and medical workers determined she was in grave condition.