Gus the polar bear dies at Central Park Zoo

The Central Park Zoo in New York has lost a popular polar bear, according to USA TODAY. The paper reports veterinarians euthanized Gus on Tuesday. He had a large inoperable tumor. Gus was 27. The median life expectancy for male polar bears in zoos is less than 21, according to USA TODAY.
www.usatoday.com Published: August 28, 2013
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The Central Park Zoo in New York has lost a popular polar bear, according to USA TODAY.

The paper reports veterinarians euthanized Gus on Tuesday. He had a large inoperable tumor.



Gus was 27. The median life expectancy for male polar bears in zoos is less than 21, according to USA TODAY.

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