Siku is Unbearly Cute

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by JanetB, Dec 26, 2011.

  1. JanetB

    JanetB Well-Known Member

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    So I've watched this like twelve times and just had to introduce people to Siku. Anyone besides me think that the people getting paid to look after are really lucky.


     
    Last edited: Dec 26, 2011
  2. galaxygirl

    galaxygirl Ma name's Beckeh

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    I saw the video the other day and almost died from jealousy of the caretakers. Hell, if I could make a living and get good benefits working at the local doggie daycare, I would.
     
  3. barbk

    barbk Well-Known Member

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    Incredibly cute is right -- but anyone else get nervous at letting a cub who can roll around as quickly as that be on a tabletop?
     
  4. Japanfan

    Japanfan Well-Known Member

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    Awwww.
     
  5. Wiery

    Wiery Well-Known Member

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    What an adorable baby! :swoon:
     
  6. victorskid

    victorskid Skating supporter

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    Siku made a live appearance on the Today Show this morning. He is thriving but his caregivers are losing sleep keeping up with his feeding schedule :) They assured Matt Lauer that he would not suffer the same fame as the famous Knut who died at age 4. He will be kept under different conditions (a very large enclosure with other bears, not in a zoo). He will serve as the mascot of his wild cousins to remind people that the sea ice (the meaning of his name) is disappearing due to the way humans are abusing the earth and this is impacting the wild polar bear population.
     
  7. Jimena

    Jimena Well-Known Member

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    I watched the Today interview and Siku was the cutest thing ever. He was feeding and making all kind of cute noises. I hope he has a loooooong life.
     
  8. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for posting. Siku is soooo adorable! :cheer:
     
  9. Sylvia

    Sylvia On to Nationals!

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  10. missflick

    missflick New Member

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    Aww....
     
  11. Garden Kitty

    Garden Kitty Tranquillo

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  12. Nan

    Nan Just me

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    Too cute! :)