The curator threw peanuts over the fence and the cubs were very happy to eat them!  But, as you’ll see in the photos, some of the peanuts became “accessories” that were worn.  Very stylish, indeed!


Otto Bear forages in the late afternoon. He is “wearing” a peanut on his back.


Apollo forages by a stump.


Rollo Bear wears a peanut accessory.

Three cubs

Three furry bears (not so little any more!)


Otto reclines on a peanut bed to eat peanuts.

Three cubs

Late day sun on the three chubby cubs.

Still eating, and still adding weight to get them through the winter after their release.