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February 9, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Boris the polar bear at Point Defiance Zoo has 3 teeth pulled

The Associated Press TACOMA — Boris the 29-year-old polar bear at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma is eating only soft foods for a while after surgery to remove three broken or decayed teeth. The 880-pound bear didn’t have to sit in a dentist’s chair. The dental surgery was performed by veterinarians and support staff…


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