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    Baby bears at Whipsnade Zoo.

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    Whipsnade Zoo, Bedfordshire.

    SV. Two Llamas craning their necks from stalls. Pan to three girl zoo keepers carrying baby bears past the llamas. SV. The girls with the bears. Two of them start to fight but they give up when they see the feed bottles. CU. One of the bears feeding. The bottle is taken out of his mouth and he fights to get it back. SV. The three bears being fed. CU. One of the bears. CU. Another bear. SCU. Girl keeper holding a baby wallaby called Wobbly. She puts it down on the ground. SV. One of the bears walks up to the wallaby and then backs off as the wallaby moves. CU. Two other bears walk up to have a closer look at Wobbly. Wobbly moves his head away, one of the bears jump back very quickly.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:10:00 / 01:37:12:00

Comments (1)

  1. ridinggirl says

    I remember going to Whipsnade zoo during this era. I loved the outfits the girls who looked after the animals wore. I did want to have a job there in my dreams.

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