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The real mama grizzly: WSU veterinarian has worked 10 years at Bear Center

by WSU CVM 31. May 2011 13:00

After a decade of working with grizzly bears -- especially a hand-raised quartet of females -- at Washington State University's Bear Center, Lynne Nelson admits it's difficult not to view the predators as overgrown, 400-pound lap dogs. After all, the veterinary cardiologist personally cared for four of them at her home, more or less taking on the role of mother.


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