News from WNKU
Wed November 6, 2013
The Cincinnati Zoo is using a Beagle to Sniff out Pregnant Polar Bears
A scientist at the Cincinnati Zoo has come up with a unique way to tell if polar bears are pregnant involving a dog named Elvis.Thanks to Dr. Erin Curry , an animal conservation scientist at the Cincinnati Zoo, a beagle is now the one responsible for detecting pregnancy in polar bears by sniffing out the results.
WNKU’s Cheri Lawson talked with Dr. Curry about this one-of-a kind discovery.