Close
Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
92.3 FM KTAR
Menu
Social
Latest News

Phoenix Zoo opens voting to name Andean bear cub

The new bear cub is shown. (Photo: Phoenix Zoo)

PHOENIX -- The Phoenix Zoo opened voting Thursday to name its new Andean bear cub.

Zookeepers came up with four possible names for the male cub: Arturo (meaning "bear" and "courageous"), Javier (meaning "born in January"), Luka (meaning "light" in reference to markings around the cub's eyes) and Pepe (meaning "he will grow").

The public can vote on the name on the zoo's website or Facebook page through June 30.

The cub was born in early January.


Watch a video of the cub playing below.

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Latest News